Ashley Fanning is from El Paso, Texas. She first started dancing at the age of 6 at multiple local dance studios throughout her childhood. Years later, she started her color guard journey in middle school and continued on at Americas High School. She was a part of the varsity team that became WGI world class finalist in 2011 & 2012. Ashley marched with Americas Independent in 2015-2017, The Blue Devils Color guard in 2016-2018 and Fantasia Winter guard in 2019-2020. Ashley has taught at her alma mater, Americas High School (El Paso, Texas), Montwood High School (El Paso, Texas), Pebble Hills High School (El Paso, Texas), La Quinta High School (Westminster, California), Wakeland High School (Frisco, Texas) and Frisco High School (Frisco, Texas.
She has worked and choreographed with Arsenal Drum and Bugle Corps, Eastwood High School, Pebble Hills High School and Glory Independent. Ashley is currently residing in Dallas, Texas teaching color guard and is attending school at Texas Woman’s University. Ashley will soon be receiving her BA in Dance with a minor in Education. Her goal is to become a high school dance teacher and later on become a college professor.