| Keynote Speaker
Charismatic Carolina girl, Ashley Bratcher is most well known for her breakout role as Grace Anderson in the award-winning romantic drama, Princess Cut (2015). Ashley was born and raised in a small southern town in eastern North Carolina and began her acting career on the stage at the age of 16. She later attended Campbell University, where she graduated with honors and then worked briefly as a middle school teacher before finding success as a working actress. Her roles in 90 Minutes in Heaven (2015), War Room (2015), and Badge of Faith (2015) have garnered her recognition as a name talent in uplifting and redemptive films. Her most recent role is in unplanned (release date March 2019), where she portrays Abby Johnson.