Ashley Blakeney

Pablove Shutterbugs Senior Manager of National Programs

As Senior Manager of National Programs, Ashley oversees the Pablove Shutterbugs programming in cities across the country including Boston, New Orleans, New York, Denver, Seattle and Houston. Working closely with a dedicated national team of Master Teaching Artists, Ashley engages local communities on an in-depth level. Ashley earned a BA in Creative Writing and Photography from the University of Southern California and is a certified Social Emotional Arts (SEA) facilitator through UCLA’s Arts & Healing Initiative. Hailing from New Haven, CT, Ashley is the ultimate pizza snob, a music enthusiast and a photographer. She loves dancing to 90s hip-hop music and enjoys a good Lord of the Rings marathon. She also prides herself on being the best hugger around!