Ashley Keenan is the current Board Vice President and Webmaster for the Cedar Rapids Concert Chorale. This is her third year as a member of the organization, and her second year on the Board.
Ashley was born and raised in the Cedar Rapids area, but currently lives in Iowa City. She is a Title I Reading Specialist for the West Liberty Community School district. Past experience includes time working as a fourth grade teacher, special education associate, and substitute teacher in various districts. In addition to her work with students and participation in CRCC, Ashley is also the president of the Sigma Alpha Iota Iowa City Alumnae chapter and the Entertainment Co-Chair for the Linn County Relay for Life Event Leadership Team. She co-captains “Team Super Bob!”, a Relay for Life team that raises money for the American Cancer Society in memory of her father.
Ashley has her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and a minor in Vocal Music from the University of Iowa. She has a partial master’s degree in progress from Drake University.
Ashley is a dedicated theater fan and actress. She attends as many shows as she can and has performed with Starlighters’ Theater, Theatre Cedar Rapids, and the Ushers Ferry Theater Company in recent years. She has an active social life and busy volunteering schedule, but her favorite times are spent cooking, relaxing, and planning a July 2016 wedding with her fiancé, Nick, and their two feisty cats.