Associate Media Director - Southern Poverty Law Center
Ashley Levett is an Associate Media Director at the Southern Poverty Law Center. Through the children’s rights practice group, Learning for Justice program, and Civil Rights Memorial Center, Ashley directs media relations, message development, and communications strategies to strengthen intersectional movements and advance racial and social justice for children and youth throughout the Deep South and beyond. She has extensive experience working with local, state, regional, and national media to share human interest stories related to school equity, criminal justice reform, economic justice, and hate and extremism. Ashley, who is based in Montgomery, AL, has a bachelor’s degree in political science from Alabama State University and a master’s degree in public administration from Auburn University Montgomery.