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2nd Year with the ODAF

Ashley Vellines

Director of Special Events and Premium Seating

Ashley Vellines joined the Old Dominion Athletic Foundation in May of 2021 as an Assistant Athletic Development Officer for Events and Premium Seating. Ashley worked for Spectra Event Management at the Chartway Arena and then as the Assistant Coach for our Women’s Lacrosse program. Ashley graduated from the University of Richmond with a BS in Communications and her Masters in Sports Management from VCU.

Ashley enjoys running, spending time outdoors, and days at the beach. She resides in Larchmont with her husband, John, and their four children.

Get to Know Ashley

Favorite ODU Sports Moment

ODU’s players, coaches, and staff ran out of the tunnel and onto the field at ODU’s first game in 2009.

3 Words to Describe the ODAF

Passionate, Collaborative, Inspiring

Favorite Reason for Working at the ODAF

As a former collegiate student-athlete, it is an honor to give back to programs that support the student-athlete experience at ODU.

Favorite Local Restaurants

Colley Coach House, Luna Maya