Abby is a graduate of the University of Washington in Seattle, where she received her M. Architecture. She attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for her B. Architecture, after which she spent two years working in Chicago as an artist for a restoration studio. Abby has been at BOLA since 2009.

At BOLA, Abby works on the production of design and construction documents, as well as research and writing for historic reports. Abby's past projects include drawing production assistance for many of the firm's rehabilitation and preservation projects, and she routinely provides presentation renderings, graphic design work and building photographs. Outside of the office Abby serves on the Ballard Avenue Landmarks Board. She also maintains a passionate interest in large format film photography and participates in projects documenting Seattle's marine industrial heritage.