Ashley was born in
and received his Bachelor of Arts in English in 1990 from
He moved to Jackson, Mississippi
in 1991 to attended Mississippi College School of Law in
He graduated in 1994 with his Juris Doctorate. He is licensed to practice in both
and has been practicing law in
He is a successful businessman, volunteer, and attorney. In April 2000 Ashley opened his own firm, Ogden and Associates, to specialize in consumer protection cases. He is a member of the Hinds County Bar, Mississippi Bar, Mississippi Association for Justice, and Charles Clark Inns of Court.
He is the 5th grade class sponsor and mentor at Poindexter Elementary in
actively involved in helping to direct and positively influence the children at the school. He is the current vice president and was the president for four years of the Sheffield Area Homeowners Association which is his neighborhood crime watch association. He also is his neighborhood acting police liaison with Jackson Police Department Precinct 4.
Ashley started TBJ as a response to the rising crime rate that is destroying
businesses and families. Ashley has worked through TBJ to find neighborhood volunteers who are motivated to end the criminal case backlog, to get criminals off the streets and behind bars. It is time for
residents to Take Back Jackson from the Criminals.