Ashley Festa Healthgrades Contributor

Ashley Festa


Ashley Festa is a Greenville, S.C.-based freelance writer and editor who has been writing professionally for nearly two decades. She specializes in feature writing for colleges and universities and has interviewed everyone from authors and astrophysicists to CEOs of multimillion-dollar companies.

In addition to Healthgrades, she also has written for Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, the University of Texas at Arlington School of Nursing and Health Innovation, and Fit Pregnancy magazine. Her curiosity and love of learning make research and writing the best job she’s ever had. Visit her online at