Ashly Fields is a native of Dallas, Texas and has lived there all of her life. She is an Alumni of Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts and holds a Master of Business Administration degree. Since 2012, Ashly has been the Executive Director of Bike Friendly South Dallas. After launching BFSD, she started bicycling in the South Dallas/Fair Park community as a hobby in hopes to encourage bicycling as a legitimate means for transportation. Her passion for safe bicycle riding has led her to a number of volunteer opportunities and community leadership roles. She has a certification as a League Cycling Instructor with the League of American Bicyclists and currently works in Private Wealth Management for UBS Bank USA.