Abigail Beets received a bachelor’s degree in education from Iowa State University in 2011, and she will complete her bachelor’s degree in computer science with an emphasis in software engineering this spring. Abby currently teaches and tutors for Hawkeye Community College in Waterloo, IA, while attending school full-time. She enjoys reading, writing, playing video games, stage performing, and spending time with her husband, Mason. Abby lives in Cedar Falls, Iowa with Mason, their cat Bella, and dog Sylvie.
“I stay in the field because there are so many exciting opportunities and applications in computing. I know that I will be able to merge my many interests with computing, which is very important to me.”