Abby grew up in Gardner, KS in the Archdiocese of Kansas City Kansas. She attended Gardner Edgerton High School and Benedictine College in Atchison, KS where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a minor in Theology. After graduating she moved to Salina to take a job at a small accounting firm where she worked with clients on tax-returns and payroll. She then worked at Lakewood Middle School as a Paraeducator mentoring young kids who came from traumatic backgrounds. Abby is now working for several offices within the Chancery assisting the offices of Youth Ministry, Chancellor, Liturgy, Vocations, and New Evangelization. She is known for her willingness to help others, organization, and is the jack of all trades around the Chancery office.