Currently serving as the Assistant Vice President of Marketing & Communications at Lourdes University in Sylvania, Ohio, Ashley Concord plays a pivotal role in advancing the university’s brand through audience-focused marketing communications. Her responsibilities encompass various aspects of marketing, including brand messaging, publications, digital initiatives, social media, and special events.

Before joining Lourdes University, Ashley had served in the nonprofit sector for over 13 years. She served in the Communication Department for the Adrian Dominican Sisters, worked as a fundraiser for United Way and March of Dimes, and coordinated events for Downtown Perrysburg, Ohio. During her role as the Campaign and Volunteer Engagement Manager for Lenawee United Way, Ashley graduated from the Lenawee County Emerging Leaders Program and was also invited to serve as a facilitator for the program.

Ashley earned her B.A. in Communications from Bowling Green State University and holds certificates from the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Tech for Good in digital marketing and fundraising. In 2019, Ashley received the Young Professional Leadership Award from ATHENA Lenawee. Her work has also been recognized by the Catholic Press Association, National Catholic Development Conference, and the Catholic Media Awards over the years.

Outside of Lourdes, Ashley sharers her life with a loving husband, a daughter, and two cherished dogs.