Ashley Hooper is a senior economist at Keystone. She joined the firm in 2016 and is based in the San Francisco office. Prior to Keystone, Ashley worked as an equity research analyst at Deutsche Bank. She holds a PhD and an MA in economics from the University of California, San Diego, and a BA in economics from the University of Maryland, College Park.
Items Ashley seeks to check off her bucket list include visiting East Africa with her father to see where he grew up, hiking the John Muir Trail, and owning a bed-and-breakfast. Her most memorable travel experience to date was a five-day solo backpacking trip in Kings Canyon National Park, where she summited Split Mountain, one of California's highest peaks.