17 year old Ashley Bell became interested in Martial Arts when she was 7 years old, after witnessing a demonstration in Ft. Collins. She began her instruction under Master Mark Mathews soon there after. She studied under Master Mark for about eight years. Then in 2011 she joined Momentum Academy as a student. She distinguished herself as a leader amongst her peers and became a decorated student in Competition.  she now is an assistant intructor in both the Grasshopper and AFK programs. In her spare time Ashley likes to read, collect owls, hang out with her friends and family, volunteer at the local vet clinic, and watch movies. She is hoping to attend Northwest College in Powell in the fall of 2013.