Ashlee Rea

Ashlee Rea

Ashlee Rea is Associate Director in the Aspen Institute’s Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation.

Ashlee Rea is Associate Director in the Aspen Institute’s Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation. Prior to joining the Aspen Institute, she served as Chief Strategy Officer at the World Affairs Council and Director of Program Initiatives and Research at the Global Philanthropy Forum. Previously, she was Executive Assistant to CEO Jane Wales at the World Affairs Council, Program Development Associate at the Eurasia Foundation and worked as a consultant for a family foundation focused on issues relating to peace, security and international respect for human rights. Ashlee received an MA in Russian Studies from the European University at St. Petersburg and a BA in Political Science from Stanford University.