Ashton Willis graduated from Hicksville High School and received her Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. She has been with the Community Foundation for five years and has been in her current position as Director of Community Impact since 2018. Ashton enjoys connecting with local nonprofits and helping them receive financial support for their program, projects, and operational support. She likes to learn about the different opportunities organizations have to help make DeKalb County a better place to live.
Ashton and her husband, Jeffrey, enjoy spending time outside with their three dogs, Bailey, Odessa, and Rory. They also like to travel to hike, try new craft beer at breweries, and finding new restaurants.