Abbi was born in Baroda India, the youngest of six children. At age 18 she moved to the United States and attended Montclair State College in New Jersey. After college, she worked as a secretary for a well-known religious organization in Wasco County Oregon from 1981 through 1985. Although admired for her charisma and organizational skills, she has been widely criticized for her involvement in spreading salmonella at ten local salad bars, and illegal wire-tapping, and arson. Other than that, she does a great job.