Board of Directors

Ashley Dunham

Ashley Parrott Dunham attended Governor's School East in Laurinburg in 1993 and later studied as a Morehead Scholar at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. There she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and History and later obtained her Masters in Business Administration from Duke University.

At the North Carolina Governor's School Foundation, Ashley contributes as Executive Committee Member-at-Large and Chair of the Marketing Committee.  She has extensive experience in marketing, strategic planning and business strategy.  A resident of Charlotte, North Carolina, she is employed as the National Marketing Leader for Deloitte's Retail, Wholesale & Distribution practice, with responsibilities spanning its consulting, advisory, audit and tax firms.  Over the last 18 years, she has held brand management positions at Kraft Foods, IBM and Lenovo. She has also served as a management consultant.

Ashley’s dedication to educational excellence is evident in her many volunteer activities. She has assisted the regional selection committee for the Morehead-Cain Foundation, mentored students at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business and served other local schools. For more information about Ashley, please visit