Ashley Cruel is a Preschool teaching resident in the Big Cats class.She is a member of the 2019 cohort of the Inspired Teaching Residency. Ms.Cruel received her BFA in acting from Howard University. Last year, she served local Pre-K students as a member of Howard University's chapter of Jumpstart. She is looking forward to the opportunity to learn from and grow with her students. Ms.Cruel enjoys spending time with family, trying new foods, and watching movies.