Executive Vice President
Phone: (301) 738-0015 x215
Barbara Ashe is the Executive Vice President of the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce. Ms. Ashe also serves as the President of the Montgomery County Chamber Community Foundation. Before serving as Executive Vice President, she served as the Vice President of Business Development and joined the organization in 2003.
In her capacity as Executive Vice President, Barbara oversees the GovConNet Council and GovConNet Committee and works closely with the President in the strategic development of the Chamber’s programs, events, Board of Directors, and overall management of the organization. As President of the Foundation, Ms. Ashe launched the Veteran Institute for Procurement (VIP) in 2009 and oversees strategic development of the program. With her leadership, the Montgomery County Green Business Certification Application was successfully launched in 2009.
Earlier in her career she was the Baltimore Area Manager at the Burroughs Corporation, which after its purchase of Sperry became the Unisys Corporation.
Ms. Ashe is an active member of the community and is the founder and past president of the Forest Estates Community Association. She served as PTA President and Cluster Coordinator for MCPS.