Mitchell Area Safehouse Development Director Named
The Mitchell Area Safehouse Foundation board announces the hiring of Ashley Hobbs as its new Development Director. Hobbs, a native of Sergeant Bluff, Iowa, will oversee fundraising, donor and community relations as well as events for the Mitchell Area Safehouse. She is an Iowa State University graduate with a degree in Hospitality and Event Management. “I'm very excited for this opportunity to be out and about in the communities creating awareness and communicating the needs of the Mitchell Area Safehouse. We have such a need for these services in Mitchell and the surrounding 8 counties.” Prior to the Safehouse, Hobbs was the Director of Client Relations and Marketing for Northwestern Mutual. Hobbs is an active board member of the United Way and teaches Junior Achievement. Ashley lives in Mitchell, with her husband, Kyle and two children Nora and Sullivan.