Ashley Beaton ‘17
Hometown: Wildwood, Mo
Future Plans: Earn a master’s degree in Psychology
University of Illinois Springfield volleyball player Ashley Beaton represents NCAA Division II athletes on a national level as the student representative for the Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC). Beaton applied for the position after being a member of the UIS Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC). She current serves as vice president of UIS SAAC and previously served as president. She is also a member of the UIS Intercollegiate Athletic Committee. As part of her national leadership role, Beaton has attended the NCAA Convention and has been spotlighted in several videos. Following graduation, Beaton plans to earn a master’s degree in psychology and hopes to one day work at the NCAA’s Sports Science Institute.
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Posted on October 12, 2016