Ashley Bohinc serves as the director of middle school strategy at Orange, is a panelist on the Rethinking Youth Ministry Podcast, and co-authored The Art of Group Talk for Teenage Girls. She’s worked with middle and high schoolers in public education, athletic, and ministry settings since 2004. Known for her energy, passion, and authenticity, Ashley is a motivator, teacher, strategist, leader, learner, writer, advocate, and adventurer. Ashley is most passionate about resourcing the local church, communicating, teenagers, people who invest in teenagers, and engaging in global justice work. Additionally, she’s the executive director of Carry 117, a ministry in Ethiopia which focuses on orphan prevention and family preservation by empowering women. When she’s not trying to change lives or change the world, you’ll find Ashley hanging out with her friends, traveling, on one of her Fairytale Friday Adventures, or sorting through her massive collection of army green vests and jackets.