Ashley received her B.A. in Visual Communication & Design in 2005 and spent the beginning of her career working as a graphic designer for newspapers, a photography studio chain, and communications group. Continuing education is very important to her. She completed a 27 month midwifery course and apprenticeship in December 2013, and became a licensed midwife in March 2014.
Ashley met Ryan Musil in 2003. The two married after graduating college together in 2005 and started their family soon after. They have a son, Riley, born in 2006, a daughter, Sophia, born in 2009, a daughter, Evelyn, born in 2011, and a daughter, Avery, born in 2013. Ryan is a deputy for Harris County, Texas. The family enjoys spending time together, playing games, riding bikes, going swimming in the summer, and taking family trips.