In an interview with the Salem Statesman Journal, her mom, Suzie Heringer, defined Abigail and her sister, Rachel, have been each born with congenital listening to loss. The sisters later underwent surgical procedure to get cochlear implants, with Abigail receiving hers when she was two.

Her mom added that she was “shocked” Abigail was prepared to debate her listening to issues, saying, “It is one thing she normally would not speak a lot about.”

Abigail Is an Avid Traveler:

Scattered between Instagram footage of Abigail and her buddies are photos of the contestant’s varied journeys overseas. In 2019, the Linfield Faculty graduate traveled to Europe along with her sister and buddies, the place the group strolled by the streets of Paris and dined on chocolate in Switzerland. She captioned a pic of the Eiffel Tower, “Solely 2 days in and I’ve determined I am staying.”

When she’s not getting further stamps on her passport, Abigail appears to take pleasure in tenting at totally different websites throughout the pacific northwest.