Abby joined Yale School of Medicine in November 2017, from Yale School of Management, where she had spent six years as Special Assistant to the Dean. Prior to that, she was Director of Alumni Affairs at Yale Law School. Before returning to Yale, where Abby attended college and law school, Abby spent two years clerking for judges and eleven years as a lawyer for the federal government, predominantly focusing on firearms and explosives law and policy.
Abby is a member of the Yale Traffic Safety Committee. Outside of work, Abby is on the board of Common Ground and active with the Safe Streets Coalition of New Haven.