Ashley C. Ford lives in Brooklyn by way of Indianapolis, Indiana. She is (mostly) a writer, editor, and public speaker. She is currently writing a memoir.
Ford has written or guest-edited for The Guardian, ELLE, BuzzFeed, Slate, I-D, Lenny Letter, Matter, Design*Sponge, and various other web and print publications. She's spoken at SXSW, Earlham College, Hippocamp Nonfiction Writing Conference, and various other events and universities. She taught writing at The New School and Catapult.Co.
Ford works as a development executive for Matter Studios, where she focuses on web series and documentaries, and is also the host of Audible.Com's interview series, Authorized.