Ash joined Tulchin Research as a project assistant in May 2018. Prior to Tulchin Research, Ash worked as a researcher for three years at MapLight, a nonprofit in Berkeley that seeks to expose the influence of money on politics through research and reporting and advocates for campaign finance reform. Ash graduated from Brown University, where she majored in political science and gender studies. She has interned and volunteered with a number of progressive organizations and campaigns, including Equality California, Amnesty International, Planned Parenthood, the Clean Money Campaign, Obama for America, and Rhode Islanders United for Marriage. Ash is originally from Boston and lives in Oakland with her cat Monkey.