Eleanor Ashton is the Senior Development Officer for Pisgah Legal Services covering Hendersonville and Transylvania counties. She graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science degree from the University of Florida and has certifications in Nonprofit Management and Executive Nonprofit Leadership from Duke University. Her professional expertise is drawn from industries including government, healthcare, business and education. For more than 25 years, Eleanor has worked in business development, marketing, communications and fundraising. She began her career working for the City of Miami’s Community Development Department coordinating programs funded through federal and state grants assisting Miami’s economically disadvantaged. More recently, she worked for 10 years as the Director of Development and Communication for Evergreen Community Charter School in Asheville.