Ashley Northup is a seasoned fundraising emcee in both the virtual and in-person event space. As a former public school teacher, she got her start keeping teenagers engaged. Now, she keeps donors engaged with her wit and natural charm. She has emceed fundraisers for The Assistance League, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, KIDS Center, Southwest Youth and Family Services, Peoria Home, St Thomas School, and more.


When not on stage, she's a certified yoga instructor specializing in chair yoga for seniors, and she's frequently found on the flying trapeze. When at home, she can be found entertaining her husband, Fred, and their two young kids.