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Ashley L. Penn, , CRNP

Ashley L. Penn CRNP


Ashley L. Penn, CRNP grew up in Oneonta, Alabama. She has known she wanted to work in healthcare since she was very young due to the influence of her parents who both worked in the medical field.

After graduating from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) with her Bachelors of Science in nursing in 2004, Ashley began working at Children's of Alabama as a staff nurse. Over the years she has also worked in the Emergency Room, Special Care Unit, and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. She furthered her education at UAB again and graduated in 2009 with her Master's of Science in nursing and became certified as an Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner.

As a Nurse Practitioner, Ashley has experience in the Neurology Department and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Children's of Alabama and the Pediatric Emergency Room at Sacred Heart in Pensacola. She and her family relocated to this area in 2015 and she began working for ESCC in 2016.

Ashley has always found fulfillment in taking care of others, especially her patients. She thoroughly enjoys seeing her patients and strives to improve the health and wellbeing of all children. Ashley is married and the very proud mother of 3 children. She enjoys cooking, traveling, being outdoors, and spending time with her family.