Ashley Flowers is popularly known for her true-crime podcast ‘Crime Junkie’ that she creates and hosts weekly. ‘Crime Junkie’ was named one of the best true crime podcasts by Rolling Stone. Flowers is also a true-crime podcast called ‘Super Natural with Ashley Flowers’, which focuses on the surreal and strange. Her estimated net worth is around $6 million as of 2023.
Short Bio of Ashley Flowers
|Real Name||Ashley Flowers|
|Date of Birth||December 19, 1989|
|Birth Place||South Bend, Indiana, United States|
|Profession||Podcast Host, Social Media Influencer, and Entrepreneur|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
On Tuesday, December 19, 1989, Ashley Flowers was born in southern Indiana, United States. Ashley was born of a Christian family with her father, Mr. Flowers, a businessman, and mother, Lisa Flowers, a homeworker. Ashley flowers is the eldest of three children named David Flowers and Alissa Flowers.
Ashley went to Arizona State University, where she completed her education in biomedical research. After that, she began working as a genetic researcher at the University of Notre Dame. After that, she eventually moved to software sales and worked at a software company in Indiana.
However, Flower had a childhood fascination with crime and mysteries, which later influenced her to open her podcast back in 2017.
You may like,
Ashley Flowers Career
In a Q&A with ‘Inside Radio,’ Flower revealed that she and her co-host Prawat are longtime buddies and have known each other since they were young. Prawat and Flower were born on the same day and became friends through Flowers’s mother, and as they grew up together, they became obsessed with a true crime story. Flowers also said that thanks to her mom, she grew up reading Agatha Christine and Nancy Drew, which grew her interest in true crime.
After that, Flowers joined the board of directors for Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana, where she hosted a 20 minutes show of RadioNOW 100.9 in Indianapolis. The show intended to promote crime stoppers and improve the organizations that stand with young audiences, and the show lasted one year.
While Flowers was on an interview at WTHR, she stated that the name ‘Crime Junkie’ came to her when she was still working at ‘Crime Stoppers.’ She also said that she felt there were not enough podcasts to tell the whole story and decided to create her own that she would enjoy.
In December 2017, Flowers released her first episode, and she has been releasing new episodes every week. Flowers was working at a hospital while managing her podcast ‘Crime Junkie,’ and in 2019, she decided to make ‘Crime Junkie’ her full-time job.
Flowers also revealed that each episode of her podcast takes approximately 30 hours to make researches, write, edit and prepare them for release. Flowers does all her researches, except for a few episodes where Prawat has taken the lead role.
‘Crime Junkie’ episodes typically all have the same format. The episodes are all run for about 30 minutes to an hour-long depending on the depth of the case. The podcast covers cases like murders, serial killers, and missing persons. Flowers tells her story while Prawat adds her perspective side.
The two also have a fun segment on the podcast that they regularly host once a month called ‘Puppet of the Month.’ This show segment is unrelated to the ‘Crime Junkie’ stories and is inspired by fans who posted pictures of their dogs online. Under the segment, Prawat tells stories of adopted dogs.
Flowers has always hosted the show Crime Junkie from the comfort of her home office. Her brother David Flowers, who sometimes makes the edits of the scripts, has always assisted her. Flowers’ have a dog-named Charlie that hauls at the end of every episode; hence fun have named it AudioChuck.
Ashley Flowers Life Style
Ashley Flowers’s passion for Crime stories and podcasts started way back, and she has hosted several podcasts, including Murder Monday. The podcast was on RadioNOW 100.9. However, she has launched a new podcast named ‘Supernatural’ through her podcast network called ‘AudioChuck.’
Ashley is a dog lover and likes a dog that she likes explicitly playing with called ‘Chuck.’ Ashley posts a lot of photos of her dog on her official Instagram page. During her free time, Ashley will do yoga to keep her body feet and active.
Ashley has been faced with plagiarism allegations (August 2019) from Cathy Frye, among others. On her, Facebook live Fry revealed that the (March 2019) episode about ‘Kacie Woody’ failed to attribute on her (2003) article ‘Arkansas Democrat Gazette’ that the podcast heavily relied on. Later on, Flowers took down the episodes from the ‘Crime Junkie’ podcast.
Ashley Flowers Personal Life and Relationship Status
Ashley met her spouse while employed in medicinal sales when she met with his high school contact Hudak. They continued being friends, and later on, their friendship spun into romance and later on got wedded on December 31, 2017.
Despite Hudacks background in medical sales and energy business, he currently works for Indianapolis power and light as a program manager. On November 13, 2021, Ashley revealed to her fans that she was pregnant and would be giving birth in January 2022. She has also announced the gender of her expected child and constantly refer it to as ‘she.’
Ashley Flowers Height, Weight, Eyes Color
Ashlee has an average height which just feet her right and makes her look good. Her exact height is 5 feet and 6 inches. Additionally, she does yoga to keep fit and maintain her weight. Ashley weighs 60 kilograms, which is suitable for her yoga and fitness. Ashley has a dark eye color in addition to her beauty.
Ashley Flowers Net Worth and Earning
Ashley is the founder and CEO of AudioChuck Podcast Network. She ran a podcast called ‘Crime Junkie,’ the most known among others. As of 2023, she is estimated to be worth $6 million, including her assets, income, and money.
Ashley’s age is 32, and her show ranks among the top in crime podcasts. It is often the most viewed hence beating every single crime podcast show. This has led to her income steadily increasing with time.