Government Affairs & Policy Associate
Abigail (Abbie) Guisbond joined Capital Health Consulting in June of 2019 and serves as the Government Affairs and Policy Associate. Abbie brings her experience as a research assistant studying immigrant and migrant farmworkers access to health care. In April of 2019 she advocated for “Green Light NY: Driving Together” through the NY Immigration Coalition to improve transportation for individuals working in farming to access health care. Abbie worked with women with breast cancer diagnoses, assisting in HIV/STD patient field work while at the Communicable Disease Division at the New York State Department of Health. She also brings her work with the American Cancer Society and volunteering her time in the community. Abbie holds a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology with a concentration in Medical Anthropology and Socio-Medical Sciences. Abigail’s advocacy experience and work with diverse populations, combined with her education, has given her a passion for public policy.
In her spare time Abbie enjoys dancing and has held the position of a Dance Instructor, teaching children ages 7-16, while mentoring young girls in safe, positive and healthy behaviors.