Ashley Dixon is the Partnering in Education Research (PIER) Manager at CEPR. In this role, she oversees the fellowship program, proseminar and seminar series, and annual summit. Previous positions include communications manager, communications and events coordinator, and recruitment coordinator. Prior to working at CEPR, she worked at Simmons College, the Amherst Pelham Regional School District, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Ashley is currently a master's candidate in the management program at the Harvard Extension School, and holds an M.Ed. in higher education and B.A. in theater with minors in education and psychology from UMass Amherst.