Ashley Young lives in Washington, DC, and is an animal rights advocate who has been working in Animal Welfare for the majority of her adult life. She currently works for the Humane Rescue Alliance, in our nation’s capital. She has two undergraduate degrees in the Arts from James Madison University. Her advocacy for animals shifted to humans when her only brother, Nick Young, was arrested on August 3, 2016, becoming the first law enforcement officer to be charged with terrorism.