Ashlee Ward is the head instructor for the Charters Towers based branch of Edge Taekwondo. She is a 4th dan black belt. She started training taekwondo at the age of six on the Gold Coast and has successfully competed at a State and National level for both poomse and sparring. Ashlee also opened the Upper Coomera branch of Edge Taekwondo before moving overseas and helping students at a club in London. In 2021, Ashlee Ward moved to Charters Towers and opened the newly established Edge Taekwondo Charters Towers, training three times a week.