Ashley Bethard is a writer, editor, and digital media professional based in Dayton, Ohio. Her essays, memoir and short fiction has been published in Catapult, The Rumpus, PANK Magazine, Hobart, Fanzine and others (see published work here).
Bethard is a 2019 Tin House Winter Workshop alum in nonfiction. She was awarded the 2017 Ohioana Walter Rumsey Marvin Grant, and holds an MFA from Ashland University. She is co-founder of Bloom Creative Collective.
She has spoken at several conferences and workshops, including Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) Conference, Antioch Writer’s Mini-Workshops, ArtStreet at the University of Dayton, and the Ohio Newspaper Association Conference.
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