Board of Trustees
Ashley is the managing member of Shih Investments LP and has nearly 25 years of experience as a strategy consultant and investment professional. He was previously a principal and managing director of Investor Group Services, a consulting firm working with private equity clients; a director of corporate development at Harbour Group, a leveraged-buyout firm; a consultant with the Boston Consulting Group; and a process design engineer with Amoco Oil Company. At DCD, Ashley has served on the Finance Committee since 2017 and formally joined the Board in 2018 where he has also been involved in the Advancement Committee. Ashley and his wife Linda have been class parents, annual fund ambassadors, and annual fund co-chairs. Ashley and Linda have four children: Emily (DCD ’17), Amanda (DCD ’17), Caroline (DCD ’21), and David (DCD ’25).
Ashley has BS and MS degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago.