Ashley Kamrath is a native Austinite. After earning degrees in Public Relations and Public Speaking in 2003, Kamrath hosted the Hot On! Austin (NBC) and Hot On! San Antonio (CBS) television shows for five years. In addition, she has emceed dozens of events, been featured in over 30 commercials and acted in two feature films.
In 2007, Kamrath took on a sales and marketing position in the new homebuilding industry. She also worked as Vice President of Marketing for Military Relocation Support, alongside Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, Lt. Michael Thornton.
In November, 2013, Kamrath won an Emmy Award for her work on the “Remembrance Rescue Project” video project featuring a group of FDNY Firefighters that are touring the country educating children on 9/11. In 2016, she won an Emmy Award for a documentary she shot (Blood & Steel) while embedded with the 3rd Cavalry Regiment out of Fort Hood, Texas at the National Training Center in California.
Catch Ashley on her TV show, “On The Job with Ashley Kamrath” on Channel 6 in Austin, or on ACTV in Allen, TX where she co-hosts “Rec X” with German Deejay Flula Borg. She also hosts a weekly radio show on ESPN Austin, 104.9 “The Horn” called “The Real Heroes” and features military men & women that have accomplished extraordinary things.
She has been part of the Wish For Our Heroes family since 2011 and helping troops and veterans is her life’s passion.