MFA Advertising Design, Marywood University, 2005
BFA Graphic Design, Marywood University, 1998
Ashley Fessler is
an adjunct faculty member in Hodges University’s Fisher School of Technology. Teaching
within the digital design & graphics program, she teaches graphic design
her M.F.A at Marywood University in advertising design as well as her
undergraduate degree in graphic design.
She has extensive
experience in the industry as a designer in both print and digital media. She
has worked in the nonprofit, corporate, energy and public sectors, and most
recently worked as a creative director for an agency in Washington, D.C.,
specializing in clients in the energy industry. Fessler and her husband co-own
a design & marketing company, AshleyNeil Design, LLC, specializing in
branding and identity for small to mid-size companies.
She lives with her husband, also a graphic designer, their young,
twin sons and a cat named Henry. In her free time, and she makes sure to find
some, she enjoys working out, running and trying to maintain a balance between
family and work through minimalism in the home.