Ashley recently published a short essay highlighting workplace experiences.
In the essay, Ashley described how a fellow team member at the intern housing allegedly followed her and grabbed her butt. She reported the disgusting behavior to the senior, but the complaint never reached HR.
For about two years, she manages to survive in the environment. In these past two years, countless men approached her. In the end, Ashley has no other option but to leave the company.
Former SpaceX engineer Ashley Kosak compared Elon Musk to a “tragic and humiliating man” in an essay today. https://t.co/npCIEgN6SF
— protocol (@protocol) December 14, 2021
According to ledgeIn this article, Ashley decided to share her story to help newcomers to the space industry know about the physical abuse and harassment they are experiencing should not be tolerated.
His short essay is available in Lioness, It is a platform for whistleblowers to report or address workplace abuse.