Director of Engagement
Ashlie is the Director of Engagement and is responsible for many facets of employee and volunteer involvement throughout St. Matthew’s House. Specifically, she serves staff, volunteers, donors, and other stakeholders to engage human capital directly with the people served through the mission.
Ashlie earned a BS in Psychology from Rockford University in Rockford, IL and a MSEd in Counseling from Northern Illinois University. She came to the team with a broad range of experience in human services and volunteer management. For 20 years, she has worked with a various populations and spent the first part of her career as a clinician until she moved into leadership over a decade ago. She has a passion for helping those who need help most.
Born and raised in the Midwest, Ashlie took a leap of faith by moving to Florida in 2013. Her retired mother joined her and is a volunteer at St. Matthew’s House, where she also gets to witness God’s gracious miracles! Ashlie feels grateful to be part of the St. Matthew’s House family and is humbled by the blessings bestowed upon her by God. Her main goal is to serve the Lord by being a blessing to others through her work at St. Matthew’s House!