Wags World: Ashley Peterson

Wags World: Ashley Peterson

Ashley Peterson is a devoted wife, mother, and entrepreneur from Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. She attended the University of Oklahoma where she met the man who would go on to become her husband, Washington Redskins running back Adrian Peterson. At age 21, Ashley moved to Los Angeles, California where she began a career modeling for top fashion and

commercial agencies Ford Models and Abrams Artists Agency. She modeled for several years before getting married and having their children, Adrian Jr. and Axyl. She currently resides in Houston, Texas with her husband and their three boys, Axyl, Adrian Jr., and Anthony.

Ashley is also the Founder and CEO of Elizabella Cosmetics– a luxury lip bar designed to stimulate your vivaciousness, as well, release and uplift your inner confidence while still serving individuality. Ashley always held a passion for makeup and the beauty industry. In addition to being directly influenced by watching her mother, who was once a cosmetics representative and is a successful businesswoman herself, working for Ford and Abrams regularly granted first hand opportunities to try new and exciting looks. She quickly recognized how makeup could uplift spirits and positively change one’s outlook. She saw the freedom that came with transforming your appearance from one day to the next; creating the story you want to convey with your look. Ashley strives to break the stigma of the beauty industry as she believes the only standard of beauty is your own.

Ashley is not only committed to creating beauty on the inside, but also the outside. The organization she recently founded alongside her husband, A&A Peterson Family Foundation, plans to form initiatives focused on transforming the lives young women who lack economic and educational resources.

The A&A Peterson Family Foundation was founded on the belief of encouraging and empowering individuals and families to work together to make a difference in our communities. They would like to help eradicate poverty by working to create and develop greater opportunities for under served individuals, especially children. The foundation aspires to help develop the resources needed to empower all men and women to work together to make a true impact.