Abby Vela, Organizer    Instagram: @http.abbyvela

Abby Vela, Organizer

Instagram: @http.abbyvela


Abigail Vela ( is a Sophomore at Hortonville High School. She is a mixed Asian-American who is an advocate for Asian representation in media, sustainable fashion, and climate change. Abigail grew up with a love for clothing and fashion, and she supports and advocates for the sustainable fashion movement, now running an online store, selling thrifted and preloaded clothing items. Her first time protesting was the March for our Lives school walkouts and protests in March 2018. Other than her passion for waste reduction, she plays volleyball year round and is a part of her school’s forensics team, musical, and diversity club. She loves to talk about books and the weeds of international politics. Wisconsin Youth Climate Action Team is Abigail’s first experience with organizing.