Abeo joined the Center for Public Integrity in September 2015 as the development database administrator, and was soon promoted to the position of senior manager, membership/development operations. Prior to arriving at Public Integrity, she oversaw the standard operating procedures for a project management information systems project at the Pan-American Health Organization. In July 2005, she collaborated with a group of local D.C. arts educators (a native Washingtonian herself) to launch her own non-profit 501(c)(3) youth after-school arts enrichment organization, Raising Expectations Inc., where she served as the executive director for eight years. Abeo received a B.A. from Stanford University in International Relations with a minor concentration in Latin American studies and Spanish. She also has dual M.A./M.B.A. degrees from American University with a concentration on international business/management and comparative and regional studies in the Americas.