Ashleigh is a native of Bowling Green, Kentucky and began dancing at Dance Arts of Bowling Green. At 14, she undertook additional training at Western Kentucky University under Clifton Keefer Brown. As a high school senior, Ashleigh joined the Trainee Program at Nashville Ballet. After her first year there, she was invited to join the Second Company where she danced from 2017-2020. There, she performed original works by Paul Vasterling, Christopher Stuart, Kathryn Linsley, Robert Colby Damon, Michael Bearden, Gina Patterson, Charlotte Boye-Christensen, and Mollie Sansone. Ashleigh is grateful to be joining Fort Wayne Ballet.