All About Ashley
Ashley Hawk has her Master's in Nutritional Science from San Jose State University and is a certified nutritionist from The Health Sciences Academy and has received her Sports Nutrition Certification from Expert Rating. For the past 3 years she has been expanding her nutritional science education and is currently a dietetic intern through San Jose State University.
Ashley's nutritional science education and work as a nutritionist has shown her the importance of a farm-to-table approach when preparing meals. As a young, working professional, Ashley also knows how intimidating it can be to cook plant-based meals. To show people how eating healthy can be easy, inexpensive, and fun Ashley created her "5 Ingredients Under 5 Dollars" campaign where she demonstrates on live TV various recipes and meals that don't break your schedule or budget. As a nutrition expert, Ashley has appeared as a regular on FOX 40 California, FOX 10 Phoenix, FOX 5 Las Vegas, Great Day Fresno, Las Vegas Now, Good Day Sacramento, and the Tucson Daily Blend WB.
Ashley's talents go beyond nutrition. She has been modeling for over 10 years and is grateful to have experience with companies such as Mercedes Benz, Marriot, the NFL, and various swimsuit lines. In addition to her modeling experience, Ashley won the title of Miss Arizona International 2018 and went on to place in the top 5 at Miss. International. Ashley is passionate about philanthropy and giving back to her community. In 2018 she created Chomp Out Cancer, a program that promotes nutrition education for disease prevention. Ashley uses her platform to help explain the importance of a healthy diet to prevent chronic illness including Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, ischemic heart disease, hypertension, stroke, obesity, and some cancers including prostate and colon cancer.
In addition to her work in front of the camera, Ashley also has experience behind the camera. In 2011 she graduated with a B.A. in Film and TV Production and went on to gain experience producing live TV. Her passion for nutrition took off after a volunteer trip where she spent three months teaching English in Costa Rica. When Ashley is not in the kitchen or on camera you can find her training for her next marathon. Ashley culmination of experiences as a swimsuit model, marathon runner, and pageant titleholder have taught her the importance of nutrition and fueling your body correctly, not just “counting calories”. Ashley is now combining all of her talents to spread her tangible nutrition and wellness strategies to a mass media audience. You follow Ashley Reinke-Hawk on her social media page @ashleyareinke for daily tips and tricks to living your best life!
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