Abby McCusker is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts Degree at Roanoke College with a double major in International Relations and Religious Studies; her concentration is Peace and Justice Studies and she is on the NCAA, Division 3, Roanoke College field hockey team. Abby is originally from Warrenton, Virginia, but currently resides in Arlington to attend the Lutheran College Washington Internship Program. Being from a family of women's rights advocates, Abby is the third generation of women in her family to join the fight to make the Equal Rights Amendment a reality She is a strong advocate for equality and for making Virginia a safer and more inclusive place.

Abby hopes to pursue a career in the International Community and plans to attend graduate school following her graduation from Roanoke College in May of 2025.