Mr. Ashley is an aerospace engineer. While an undergraduate at the University of Kansas, he served as a team lead in various projects including the composite manufacturing of a modified Yak 54 wing and the re-design and build of a new UAV engine test stand for the KUAE propulsion laboratory. In 2013, Mr. Ashley's AIAA Undergraduate Team Space Transportation Design team won 2nd place in the world. He also possesses proficiencies in Siemens NX, Advanced Aircraft Analysis (AAA) and MATLAB.
Sales and Marketing Engineer
In addition to aerospace, Mr. Ashley is a Sales and Marketing Engineer. He received his MBA from the University of Kansas in 2014. His concentration was in marketing and supply chain with an elective in new venture entrepreneurship. In the KU MBA program he consulted a local non-profit in order to increase its revenue by performing cost benefit analyses, creating marketing strategies and modeling current and potential sales. He also created a business model for a local start-up that included marketing strategies, distribution channeling, pricing analysis and financial modeling.
University of Kansas, Aerospace Engineering: B.S., 2013
University of Kansas, Master of Business Administration: M.B.A., 2014