Abby has a degree in Public Communication and Human Relations from Western Illinois University with a minor in Sociology. She is a lifelong resident of DeKalb and is passionate about helping people in her community. She has a long history of volunteerism and has been a local presenter. Abby is a DeKalb County Leadership Academy graduate and past board member as well as a current advisory board member for Alpha Sigma Alpha sorority. Abby currently works as a Case Manager with Safe Passage.