Ashley Finley

Ashley Finley is a performance poet who grew up in the diverse neighborhoods of Southern California. At a young age, she began to use poetry as a way to process her experiences as an adopted, African-American girl, growing up in the melting pot of Los Angeles. As an adult, Ashley strives to empower those in underserved and underrepresented communities. Ashley uses her platform to remind these communities that their stories and their voices are powerful and that through unity and passion, they can create change.