Ashley Milan Brooks is a Dayton, Ohio native with a background in the church and performing arts. Utilizing her assets, interests, and knack for spatial organization, she began developing a unique sense of self-expression and realizing her personal life’s mission: to enhance the lives of people and the environment through the intentional design and planning of habitable and sustainable spaces.
To begin making these dreams a reality, she attended Kent State University in Kent, Ohio to study Interior Design + learn abstract design concepts that would introduce to her new ways of thinking about space as a fluid form of communication. To enhance her knowledge with a more technical and political perspective, Ashley enrolled in and is completing a B.A. in Urban Affairs, concentrating on Urban Planning, at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. In this program, she learns to analyze cities in their entirety and acknowledge the factors that have influenced what they are globally, revealing many current + pressing issues varying from sustainability to ethical decision making.
When away from classes, Ashley represents 5LINX company, emphasizing their OXZGEN line of CBD products, as well as supervises team members at a local café. In her free time, she can be found recording and editing her original podcast entitled 'Honestly, I'm irritated.', listening to a variety of tunes, making memories with loved ones, or contemplating on the deeper meanings of life!”