Ashford is a singer and model. She was born March 16, 1979. Ashford grew up in Clinton, Mississippi and was a member of the Attache show choir along with high-school friend Lance Bass with whom she also shared a vocal coach. Bass recommended Ashford to Lou Pearlman, and she was selected to join the band Innosense, an all girl singing group that included Britney Spears
Since then, Ashford has modeled in several publications, including Playboy. She has also served as a spokesmodel for Swisher cigars, Miller Lite, Samson Technologies and currently Thompson Pump.