Ashby joined the IPTAY staff in June of 2019 as Marketing and Communications Assistant, and now serves as the Assistant Director of IPTAY Marketing and Communications. Ashby focuses on IPTAY’s digital media presence, helping to grow the IPTAY communications outreach, and serves as an advisor to the IPTAY Student Advisory Board. Prior to joining the IPTAY staff, Ashby worked in the athletic marketing department for UNC Wilmington.
Ashby graduated from the University of North Carolina Wilmington in 2018 with degrees in Business Administration and Communication Studies and is currently pursuing an M.A. in Integrated Marketing Communication. During his time at UNCW, he spent all four undergraduate years as a member of the student athletic marketing staff and then one-year post-graduation as the Marketing Assistant for Seahawk Sports Marketing. In this role, he helped create marketing plans for all 19 programs, managed social media presences, and operated the student-fan rewards program.
Ashby resides in Pendleton, SC, and enjoys spending time with family and friends, keeping up with college athletics, and playing spikeball.