Employee Highlight

Ashley Hudson, AICP

Principal Transportation Planner

Ashley helped build and now leads Bolton & Menk’s transportation project funding team, in addition to serving roles in transportation planning and project design. Since beginning her career in 2011, Ashley has helped secure $252 million in transportation funding, leveraging more than $583 million in total project costs. She proactively informs clients of potential funding sources and delivers on key funding pursuits. Her outlook is invaluable in securing funding to make community visions a reality. A transportation planning practice area leader, her experience in the field allows clients to put their full trust in her abilities to seek out the most valuable opportunities. Ashley's other contributions to projects include written and visual project communication, creative thinking and delivery, and creating and executing dynamic public engagement plans. She uses her creativity in projects by guiding the creation of visual-heavy materials to clearly and effectively communicate project needs and information to stakeholders and the public.


  • North Dakota State University
  • Minnesota State University, Mankato


  • Women in Transportation Seminar (WTS) Minnesota – 2022 Woman to Watch




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