Abby is a native of Autryville, North Carolina. She is a music major at Methodist University, studying clarinet with Mr. Sejung Ra. Her passion for clarinet began with listening to her family sing and play instruments at church. Since then, she has participated in several performance opportunities, including the Fayetteville Symphonic Band and the Fayetteville Symphony Youth Orchestra as Principal clarinet. Her teaching experience includes instructing middle and high school students in private lessons.