Asay worked in the Department of Visual Arts for over 20 years and mentored prospective art teachers. In 2014, Asay received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Utah Art Education Association conference for her outstanding achievements in the Utah Valley arts community.
- CFAC News - Art Education Faculty Members and Alumna Receive Awards (13 Mar 2014)
- Utah Art Education Association - 2014 Winners (4 Mar 2014)
- ”The Arts are Alive!” McKay Today Magazine - Brigham Young University (Spring 2008:16)