Posts by: "Ashley Gavin"
Ashley Gavin is an up and coming comedian from New York City known for her social commentary on feminism, gender, and sexuality. Ashley is currently touring colleges nationally and has recently appeared on AXS TV’s Gotham Comedy Live. Ashley regularly works the New York City comedy scene, retaining a resident comic position at Broadway Comedy Club, and appearing at The Comedy Cellar at the Village Underground, Gotham Comedy Club, and The Stand. She’s also been featured at the Women In Comedy and Burbank Comedy festivals. Prior to pursuing a career in the performing arts, Ashley spent 2 years working as a software engineer at MIT Lincoln Labs, and then went on to serve as the founding curriculum director of Girls Who Code. She continues to teach computer science as an adjunct faculty at Wesleyan University in Connecticut. She did her undergraduate degree at Bryn Mawr College where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with honors in Computer Science.