As the Communications Specialist at Second Story, Abigail works with the development team to effectively communicate Second Story’s mission and help raise awareness about youth in crisis. Abigail holds bachelor’s degrees in English and Communication Studies from Grove City College and has focused her efforts on community development both domestically and internationally. Abigail came to Second Story in June of 2017 after moving from Central Arkansas, where she worked in community engagement and program management with at-risk and incarcerated youth.
Abigail is passionate about making sure young people know that they have value and potential regardless of their disadvantages and fostering an attitude of empowerment and compassion towards underprivileged youth in her community.
Abigail is originally from Michigan, but has lived in Pennsylvania, Arkansas, and now, the DC metro area. In her free time, Abigail loves to read, cook, rock climb, explore new places, and spend time with her husband, Stu, and their dog, Poppy.