Ashley is a career project manager with a diverse knowledge base in commercial construction, manufacturing, design, and process engineering. He has over 15 years of experience in the built environment, ranging from domestic building to leading complex tier-one projects. He is also a trained international development practitioner, has a Master’s in Disaster, Design and Development, and works part-time in the humanitarian sector. His involvement in global advocacy is underpinned by his study background in intercultural practices, educational fieldwork, and decolonising methodologies. He is a committed practitioner, who centralises continuous learning and transformative research paradigms that contribute to community betterment and social and environmental justice.