Author Biography

In her first book, Ashli McLean shares her personal testament of how using the principles supplied in this book, in conjunction with her faith, worked for God to provide over $100,000 in scholarships for her college education.  She received scholarships from prestigious organizations like the National Urban League, PepsiCo, the Executive Leadership Council, and Anheuser-Busch.   

Since then, Ashli has been extremely committed to sharing her experiences and advice with students and parents from all walks of life through speaking engagements and workshops.

Ashli graduated from Hampton University in 2010 with her B.S. in Business Administration and in 2011 with her MBA. She also attained a Master in Sport Administration from the University of Louisville in 2015. Her career path has taken her between the financial services industry, sports media, and entrepreneurial ventures.

“Helping others achieve their educational dreams has always been a passion of mine.  I hope $100,000and Counting is instrumental in showing how persistence in applying for scholarships, leveraging key resources, and maintaining faith opens the door for such dreams to be achieved.”