Ashley McDaniel
8th Grade English

Faculty & Staff

Ashley McDaniel holds a B.A. in Social Science with a minor in History from California State University, Sacramento, and a Masters in Teacher Education with a Single Subject Credential from the University of San Francisco. Prior to joining Country Day, Ashley taught Middle School English Language Arts at a local private school. She has also taught an accelerated History class at the high school level. Before committing herself to being an educator, Ashley was a Budget and Contract Analyst in the Investment Office at the California Public Employees’ Retirement system.  

When not in the classroom, Ashley can be found training for local runs, gardening, reading a book, or hanging with her nephews. Ashley is an AVID Disney fan and can spend hours chatting about the Happiest Place on Earth.