Ashton is an internationally renowned expert on ageism. Her acclaimed book, This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism is a must read for anyone interested in how age discrimination affects us all. Ashton is on the PBS site Next Avenue's annual list of 50 Influencers in Aging as their Influencer of the Year in 2016, as well as the fifth annual Forbes list of Forty Women to Watch over 40. She has presented to the United Nations and the Library of Congress, and has written for the New York Times. Learn more at thischairrocks.com.
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