Born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts, Ashley Daniels began dancing when she was 2 years old. Her mother, an accomplished dancer of her time, created the first dance class for children 3 and under so that her daughter Ashley could start as soon as she could walk. Ashley continued dancing and acting throughout her childhood and starred in numerous musicals on the north shore. Read more... certified dance choreographer. When she was 18 she was accepted to Suffolk University where she spent the next four years studying theater and advertising. Ashley graduated Cum Laude and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in advertising and theater.