Ashley Pratte is Vice President at The Herald Group, a full-service public affairs firm based in Washington, D.C. She has extensive experience in crisis communications, strategic communications, public relations, and brand reputation management. Ashley has made frequent appearances on MSNBC, Fox News, Al Jazeera, and CBS News. She is also an opinion contributor for NBC News Think. She has been published in CNN, U.S. News & World Report, USA Today, and The Hill. She was named as one of Maverick PAC’s 30 Under 30 in 2017, as one of Washingtonian Magazine's "Most Stylish" in 2019, and recently recognized as a “10 Under 10” Alumni at her alma mater Saint Anselm College in 2020. Ashley now resides in Washington, D.C. with her fiancé and their dog Trixie. She graduated from Saint Anselm College in 2011 with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a minor in Communication.