Experience Points

 Writing & Blogging

  • Undergraduate Creative Writing Track, Spring 2012 – Present
  • Niche Literary Magazine, 2011 – Present
  • Blogging Aficionado, 2007 – Present

Public Relations, Large-Scale Events Planning

  • Iowa City Foreign Relations Council, 2010 – 11
  • Programming Minion, Anime Iowa, 2011
  • Main Programmer, Events Leader, Anime Iowa, 2012
  • Events Leader, 2013


  • Enrolled in Not-For-Credit Screenwriting and Second-Level Conversational Japanese, Fall 2012
  • Self-Taught Adobe Photoshop, In-Design, HS-2012
  • Became Beta Tester for Adobe CS6, 2012
  • Attended First “Bloggers Conference” at Adobe- San Francisco Headquarters, May 2012
  • Working on Adobe Dreamweaver and Muse, 2013
  • Certificate of Entrepreneurial Management from the Tippie College of Business, University of Iowa, May 2014

Website Design, Management, & Strategy

  • Learning Bootstrap and Intializr
  • Founder of Tumbleweed Words.com–a coalition of nerd and geek authors driven to tell great stories
  • Ashlingh.com, Personal
  • Laurynash.com, Personal (also used as sample site)
  • Anime Iowa Events Leader Strategist and Web-Based Initiator

Entrepreneur & Innovator

  • Founder of Tumbleweed Words, online Nerdzine, Summer 2012
  • Co-Founder and World Creator of Tinderbox Studios, a creative design company dedicated to digital storytelling and creative design, Fall 2012
  • Bedell Entrepreneurship Learning Laboratory [BELL] Center Acceptance for Tinderbox Studios, Spring 2013

Graphic Design/Publications/Print Marketing

  • Iowa City Foreign Relations Council, 2010 – 11
  • National Council for International Visitors to Iowa Cities, 2010 – 11

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