Abi Varela

Senior Talent Associate

As senior talent associate at IDEO.org, Abi brings harmony and rigor to talent operations. She loves learning new systems and making them talk through automation.

Before joining IDEO.org, Abi worked at the Atlantic Council in Washington, DC, a think tank that promotes constructive leadership and engagement in international affairs. Prior to that Abi worked at a startup and the National Archives.

Abi received her BA in American studies from Miami University of Ohio. When she's not at work you can find her laughing at funny memes, taking herself out to luxurious lunch dates, or watching war documentaries.

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