By Vela Wood
Ashley Burnett is the Vela Wood Austin Office Coordinator & Executive Assistant. Her role includes carrying out administrative tasks and ensuring the office is operating smoothly. She is also the Austin Coordinator for VW FWD, the firm’s social change initiative. Ashley graduated from East Carolina University obtaining a B.S. in Communication with a concentration in Journalism. Prior to joining Vela Wood, Ashley has experience in both employment and criminal defense law. Ashley enjoys running and cleaning. Her favorite activity is discovering a new spot in Austin to hang with her golden retriever, August.