Ashley Thompson DiNardo

Ashley has an extensive background in community engagement, public policy and government relations. As Managing Director of Capalino’s Lobbying group, Ashley plays a strategic role in assisting clients with legislative action, public sector funding, community engagement, and land use matters. Prior to joining Capalino, she spent over six years working in New York City government, where she served as chief of staff to former Council Member Stephen Levin and a legislative aide to former Mayor Bill de Blasio. 


Since joining Capalino in 2015, Ashley has worked closely with clients such as UPS, the Times Square Alliance, Grand Street Settlement and others as they develop relationships with government officials and community stakeholders and navigate complex approvals. 


Ashley is a graduate of Emerson College and resides in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn with her family.