Ashley Lay is currently a student at ASU’s Walter Cronkite School Of Journalism and Mass Communication. Previously she has written several pieces covering local news for The Downtown Devil (ASU’s Downtown Phoenix news publication). Throughout high school, Ashley worked as an intern at N2 Publishing and helped to publish weekly newsletters for local neighborhoods. Despite having a history in print, Ashley’s aspirations are towards broadcast journalism. Ashley is scheduled to graduate from The Cronkite School in December of 2023 with a bachelor's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication and an emphasis in broadcast. Futuristically, Ashley hopes to use her well rounded education to make a positive impact through journalism.