Ashley Rodriguez works as the Development Coordinator for the Center on Policy Initiatives. Ashley has extensive experience in grants management, social media, community engagement and event planning. Ashley helped to organize a statewide coalition that advocated around public transit to provide free transit passes to students.
She served as the Event Chair for the American Cancer Society Relay for Life of SDSU, and is now a Legislative Ambassador for the ACS Cancer Action Network. She is chair of the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN) board and serves as a committee member of the local political action committee, Run Women Run.
Ashley graduated from San Diego State University with a BA in International Security and Conflict Resolution, and minored in Spanish and Women's Studies. She recently completed her Master's in Nonprofit Leadership and Management from the University of San Diego in 2015.
In her spare time, Ashley enjoys taking her dogs on walks and sampling craft beer from local breweries.