Meet Gei's

Ashley A. Ficke, Ph.D.

Fisheries Ecologist

Ashley is a fisheries ecologist with 18 years of field and research experience and an understanding of basic hydrology and hydraulic principles. Her research to date has focused on stream restoration and fish passage for native fishes. She has worked extensively with engineers to develop designs that are compatible with the biological and ecological needs of the native fish community.

She holds a B.S. in Wildlife and Fisheries Biology from the University of California Davis, an M.S. in Fish, Wildlife, & Conservation Biology, and a Ph.D. in Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology, both from Colorado State University.


Denver, Colorado


  • 8-Hour OSHA HAZWOPER Refresher
  • 24-Hour MSHA
  • 8-Hour MSHA Refresher
  • Adult First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Applied Fluvial Geomorphology (Rosgen Level I) Certification