Director of Workforce Development,
Safe Harbor Marinas
With a decade of training experience in the marine industry, Holly Ashton joined Safe Harbor Marinas in June 2019 as the Director of Workforce Development. Prior to that, she was the Director of Program & Career Development at IYRS School of Technology & Trades. Holly has a BS in Marketing and Masters of Education in Counseling both from Providence College. She serves on the RI Marine Trades Association Board as the Chair of the Education and Training Committee and advises on local high school marine trades programs. Holly lives in Newport, RI and enjoys sailing, cycling and family time.