Ashley Godfrey

Instructor, General Education

ashley godfrey
Location: Online Programs
Favorite Dish: Plant-Based Fried Chik'n Sandwich

"I love sharing my passion for the hospitality industry with students and think of them as my guests! I want to make them feel as comfortable as possible in class while providing excellent service in the form of teaching."

Ashley Godfrey

About

Hospitality, travel, and customer service are Ashley Godfrey’s passions! Her extensive background in resort management, with a desire to provide excellent customer service, has helped her excel in the hospitality industry.

Ashley holds a bachelor’s degree from UCF in Hospitality Event Management and a master’s degree from UCF in Hospitality and Tourism Management.

Currently, she teaches Hospitality Management classes at Escoffier, marrying her passion for teaching with her hospitality expertise.

Honors, Awards & Affiliations

  • Manager of the Month in 2013, 2014, 2015 - Westgate Resorts
  • Walt Disney World Valor Award, 2019

Professional EXPERIENCE

  • Resort Duty Manager - Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL
  • Front Office & Recreation Guest Experience Manager - Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL
  • Management Intern - Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL
  • Director of Recreation - Westgate Resorts, Orlando, FL
  • Human Resources Coordinator - Westgate Resorts, Orlando, FL
  • Recreation Supervisor - Westgate Resorts, Orlando, FL

Education

  • Masters of Hospitality Management, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
  • Bachelors of Event Management, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

Special Interests

Crafting/creating, reading, working out, and binge-watching.

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