Ashley Hinton is entering her 11th season with the Blackhawks and her second as Director of Community Relations. She previously served as Senior Manager of Community Relations.
Hinton oversees the design and implementation of new programs that advance the vision and goals of the Community Relations Department as well as Chicago Blackhawks Charities. She also facilitates all wish experiences and assists with Blackhawks Better Halves initiatives. Hinton has helped several Blackhawks players launch their individual charitable foundations.
Additionally, Hinton directs special events and manages game-night fundraising, including the Split the Pot program, which has generated more than $10 million in charitable funds over its first decade and became a fully electronic process under her supervision.
Hinton, a Michigan native, graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in sports management and communication.