Ashton Turnage

Public Relations & Philanthropic Growth Officer

Ashton Turnage, originally from Eastern North Carolina, fell in love with the captivating beauty of Western North Carolina and relocated here in 2011. After a brief period in California, her heart led her back to the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains in 2021. With a background in the financial industry and a recent shift to the non-profit sector, Ashton’s extensive experience positions her perfectly for her role as the Public Relations & Philanthropic Growth Officer at CFHC. She combines her professional leadership skills with a natural gift for storytelling, earning her the endearing moniker of the “newspaper reporter.” Ashton will leverage her talents to support all aspects of the Foundation and engage diverse audiences advocating for charitable causes.