Ashley E. Brown
Ashley is a freelance writer who has focused on marketing and PR for the past two decades. She is currently writing her first book, a nonfiction work, and is the author of the blog Joy Detectives.
She is also a member of the the Independent Book Publishers Association, the Alliance of Independent Authors, the Florida Association of Publishers and Authors, and the Florida Writers Association.
Ashley grew up in New Orleans and graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in Foreign Affairs (which she never used, although she had a lot of fun getting it). She worked as a waitress, receptionist, advertising copywriter and account executive, book editor, and employee communications manager for the world’s third-largest death care firm before becoming a freelance writer. She’s a diehard New Orleans Saints fan and loves to travel. Ashley lives in the Panhandle with her son, husband, and rescued beagle.