“In an environment of multiplying options and rising costs, students must make educational
decisions that will have an outsize impact on their personal and professional lives. Affordable College
provides a compass for those decisions.”
—Ashley Evans, Affordable College
Ashley M Evans is a product designer and strategist with a passion for education and behavior change.
Most recently, Ashley served as a product manager at GlobalEnglish (now Pearson English Business
Solutions), where she owned the vision and roadmap for two key products: LinGo, a mobile app for
professional English learners, and the content innovation player, a browser / tablet app that powers
multimedia learning experiences for several Pearson products. She joined the company originally as an
instructional designer for EnglishCafe, a social network for English language learners that encouraged
respectful cultural exchange.
Ashley holds a bachelor's degree from Princeton and a master's degree in Learning, Design, and
Technology from Stanford. She was previously a member of the insurance practice of Celent (Oliver
Wyman), a financial services consulting and advisory firm. Ashley has taught in English classes in
Morocco and Spain and served as a volunteer with the Nanubhai Education Foundation, a non-profit that
works to improve rural Indian public schools.