Our Stories: Ashley Stewart, Board Member

Ashley is dedicated to bringing greater educational opportunities to marginalized youth in the DMV area. Ashley leads Esperanza’s Development Committee. She has extensive experience in community organizing and fundraising from her work on state and federal campaigns.

Ashley is a Legislative Assistant at Steptoe and Johnson LLP, a DC-based law firm. Ashley’s work focuses on legislative and regulatory matters including healthcare, voter and consumer protection, and international relations, among other issues. Ashley regularly assists clients by furthering congressional outreach, advising on legislative developments, briefing clients in preparation for congressional meetings and hearings, and advocating on behalf of clients.

In her spare time, Ashley assists with pro bono immigration, housing, and consumer law cases at her firm. Ashley received her B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara.