Ashely Gilbert

In addition to enriching young minds to the wonders of Geology, Ashley Gilbert brings a wealth of onshore geologic knowledge to the Guidance College undergraduate program. Ms. Gilbert teaches science to 8th graders when she is not teaching at Guidance College. Prior to transitioning into academia, as a Senior Level onshore operations geologist for the Army Corps of Engineers as well as for major oil companies.


  • Master of Arts in Teaching University of the Cumberlands – Williamsburg, KY
  • Master’s in Geology University of Kentucky
  • Bachelor’s in Geology Western Kentucky University
  • Geology of the Jemez Mountains University of New Mexico/ Las Alamos National Lab


  • Geologist- Army Corps of Engineers
  • Associate Geologist -Horizontal Wells Williston Basin
  • Sr Operations Geologist-Conoco Philips
  • Geologist onshore
  • Science Teacher for 5th-8th grades