About - Staff Member - Ashleigh Perissi
Areas of Expertise:
communications, social media
Ashleigh joined ITI in 2013. In her role as communications manager, Ashleigh manages ITI's social media presence and works closely with ITI staff to provide communications support for ITI activities.
Prior to ITI, Ashleigh was the office administrative coordinator for Lazard's Washington, D.C. aerospace and defense investment banking group. There, she supported multiple executives and received praise for her efforts to streamline business procedures within the office.
Ashleigh is a graduate student at the George Washington University's School of Media and Public Affairs. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs with an emphasis on Conflict and Security from GWU's Elliott School. Ashleigh is fluent in Italian and also speaks Spanish. When she's not in the office or the classroom, Ashleigh enjoys traveling, studying languages, discovering new and healthy recipes, and kayaking. She is a native of Long Island, NY, and is a Yankees fan who also enjoys cheering on the Nationals.