Alexi Ashe (born April 1, 1983) is a renowned lawyer and human rights activist from the United States.
The American human rights lawyer is currently connected to Sanctuary for Families. This well-known organization supports victims of sex trafficking, domestic violence, and other forms of gender violence.
Seth Meyers, a comedian, and television host, is her husband. A native of New Mexico, she studied at Southwestern University School of Law (Southwestern Law School) and Occidental College. While attending law school, Alexi Ashe worked with Human Rights First as a refugee representation legal intern.
As a policy and research analyst at the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office, she started her professional career in 2007. She was appointed an assistant district attorney in the Special Victims Bureau and Human Trafficking Bureau of the Brooklyn District Attorney in July 2013.
After quitting that position, Alexi Ashe joined Sanctuary for Families and eventually was elected to the Human Rights First board of directors. The New York State Anti-Trafficking Coalition counts her among its co-chairs.
American attorney ‧ Seth Meyers’ wife
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Alexi Ashe Meyers|
|Stage Name:||Alexi Ashe|
|Born:||1 April 1983 (age 39 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||New Mexico, United States|
|Parents:||Tom Ashe, Joan Ashe|
|Husband • Spouse:||Seth Meyers (m. 2013)|
|Boyfriend • Partner:||N/A|
|Children:||Ashe Olsen Meyers, Axel Strahl Meyers|
|Net Worth:||US$12 million|
Early Life & Education
Tom Ashe (father) and Joan Ashe (mother) welcomed Alexi Ashe into the world in New Mexico, United States, on April 1, 1983.
She has a sister named Ariel Ashe, who founded the design company Ashe + Leandro with the architect Reinaldo Leandro. Ariel Ashe is an interior decorator. The sisters spent their youth in Albuquerque.
After finishing high school, Alexi Ashe attended Occidental College in 2002 to pursue a Bachelor of Arts in political science and government.
After graduating in 2006, she enrolled at Southwestern University School of Law in 2009. In 2011, she earned a doctorate in law focused on international human rights.
Alexi Ashe worked as a policy and research analyst in the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office from March 2007 to April 2009 after finishing college and law school.
She assisted in developing gang prevention courses for middle school children, conducted truancy hearings in the LAUSD, participated in a panel reviewing child abuse fatalities, and hosted community presentations at neighborhood police precincts.
Alexi Ashe served as a legal intern at the Somaly Mam Foundation from April to June 2011, where she drafted a legal manual for attorneys using civil litigation against sex trafficking. She eventually moved from Los Angeles to New York City and enlisted as a pro bono associate district attorney in 2011 with the King’s County District Attorney’s Office.
In the Sex Trafficking Unit, Alexi Ashe directed investigations into protracted, intricate criminal prosecutions and wrote legal motions and memoranda of law documents. She served as a refugee representation legal intern at Human Rights First from December 2011 to February 2012, interviewing clients and attorneys to document their experiences with the US asylum procedure.
She also performed research on international protection standards used for victims of domestic abuse and human trafficking. She accepted a position as legal counsel and compliance with the New York-based investment firm AC Investment Management in April 2012.
Alexi Ashe left AC Investment in December 2012 and began working as a grants writer and legal intern at the Maplewood, New Jersey-based World Wide Orphan Foundation. She traveled to Haiti as part of WWOF to look at new program ideas, write grants, and organize fundraising activities.
Alexi Ashe joined the advisory board of Journeys in Film, an initiative that aims to educate people via movies, in January 2013. She started working as an assistant district attorney in the special victims and human trafficking bureaus at the King’s Country District Attorney Office in Brooklyn, New York, in July 2013.
She later quit her position to work as an attorney at Sanctuary for Families. Alexi Ashe was added to the board of directors of Human Rights First in January 2018.
She has been recognized as one of the most famous “New Abolitionists” in New York for her tireless efforts to combat human trafficking. Ashe is a fluent French speaker in addition to English.
Seth Meyers, a comedian, is married to Alexi Ashe. Seth Meyers, a Primetime Emmy winner, was born in Evanston, Illinois, and later lived in Okemos, Michigan, and Bedford, New Hampshire as a child.
His late-night talk show, Late Night with Seth Meyers, airs on NBC. He worked as the show’s chief writer and was a Saturday Night Live cast member from 2001 to 2014.
At Chris Kattan‘s wedding in June 2008, Alexi Ashe and Seth Meyers first met. SNL in the design division then employed Alexi Ashe‘s sister Ariel Ashe.
They got engaged in July 2013. Alexi Ashe, who contracted food illness during their rehearsal dinner and needed to be transported to the hospital, nearly prevented their wedding from taking place.
On September 1, 2013, the wedding finally occurred at Martha’s Vineyard. Ashe Olsen Meyers (born on March 27, 2016) and Axel Strahl Meyers (April 8, 2018) are their two children.
Alexi Ashe has amassed a net worth of US$12 million as a result of her activity and skill.
- Instagram: @alexiashe
- Twitter: @alexiashe