Ashley Howard joined United Capital Mangement of Kansas in December of 2016 as the Director of Marketing. Ashley directs all advertising, event planning, and promotion of UCM to current and prospective clients. She is excited to form new relationships and grow existing ones for the company.
Ashley was born and raised in Mission, Kansas. She graduated from Bishop Miege High School in 2007. Ashley attended Newman University in Wichita, Kansas where she continued her volleyball career as a NCAA student athlete. In 2010 she graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Counseling, concentrating in children and adolescence. Ashley immediately received an opportunity to work for the United States House of Representatives as a constituent services representative in the Big First District of Kansas. She served as a liason for several federal agencies, assisting families going through the International adoption process, conducting outreach meetings, and attending various events on behalf of Congressman Tim Huelskamp.
In 2013 Ashley married Jim Howard. They have a beautiful daughter, Honora Jean, who they adopted in 2015. "Nora" was born 1lb 4oz and in the NICU for 120 days. In 2017 they were surprised with a pregnancy and welcomed a healthy baby boy, Wyatt James. Ashley is proud to be an advocate for adoption and early childhood development.