Abby Stassen

Abby Stassen

Health Writer


Health and Wellness


The University of Michigan



Abby's writing has been featured in the Orlando Weekly and Windermere Scene magazines. She is also a graduate of the sketch comedy writing program at Second City Chicago, where her original sketches won multiple awards in festivals. She performs stand up comedy when she’s not writing. Follow her on Twitter @wackyabby.


Abby went to the University of Michigan where she earned a bachelor’s degree in English Language & Literature.

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