Ashley Coleman Thayer

Ashley Coleman Thayer, wife to D’reardon Thayer, mother of four daughters who attend Ursuline, Jordan, Mia, Veronica, and Zoey, and dog mom to Milo D. She resides in Newark, DE. Ashley is an On-Air Television Personality, Wellness Coach, and part-time Run Coach. She fills her day’s uplifting shoppers on QVC, supporting her Wellness clients, chauffeuring the Thayer girls, and creating healthy recipes for her healthy living blog & YouTube channel. In 2021, Ashley launched her healthy cooking and lifestyle show, Health & Self, on DETV. She enjoys spending time with her family, running, working out, and practicing yoga and meditation. She also enjoys gardening, reading, and volunteering in her daughters’ schools. Ashley is a current member of Ursuline Academy’s Enrollment and Marketing Committee.


In a former life, Ashley was Miss Teen USA in 1999 and has been in the entertainment industry since she was eight years old, starting as a print and runway model. In November 1998, she competed and won Miss Delaware Teen USA, which took her to compete and win Miss Teen USA 1999. Ashley had the opportunity to live in New York City, fulfilling the duties of the title and pursuing her dreams of becoming an actress and model. Ashley moved to Los Angeles in 2003 to continue the pursuit. She has been a Barker’s Beauty on the Price is Right, acted in films, modeled for companies like Target, AT&T, Tommy Hilfiger, and Vanguard, and in magazines like Seventeen and Delaware Today. She has also hosted TV shows and many pageants.