Ashley Copeland serves as Communications Manager for the City of Newnan, Georgia. Before making a career move to local government, Ashley spent most of her career leading communications and marketing strategies and initiatives for healthcare organizations such as Piedmont Healthcare and Tenet Healthcare for more than ten years. In her current role, she works closely with city administration, Mayor and City Council, and the city’s residents to lead all internal and external communications for the city. Additionally, Ashley serves on the board of directors for her local affiliate Newnan-Coweta Habitat for Humanity. Ashley is a proud graduate of the University of West Georgia and holds a Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications. She lives in Newnan, Georgia, and loves scrapbooking, journaling, organizing, attending sporting events and concerts, going on new adventures, trips to the beach and mountains, and spending time with her family.