Ashley Lowcock is the Operations Director for Common Purpose in Dublin. Ashley grew up in Ontario, Canada, completing a Masters in alpine ecology, before attending the School of Community and Regional Planning at UBC, British Columbia.
Ashley joined Common Purpose as Programme Coordinator after working with Vancouver City’s Social Policy Department, where her focus was building inclusivity in public spaces through community gardens. As Operations Director, Ashley is now focused on helping Common Purpose achieve its strategic goals.
In her spare time, Ashley also heads up the Officials Committee for Dublin Roller Derby CLG., a Women’s Flat Track Roller Derby organisation and is a member of the core team working to implement the first Junior Roller Derby programme in Ireland. She is also the Chair of the Irish Roller Derby Association, working towards recognition as a sport in Ireland.