Abbie Stillie joined the Wayne Morse Center for Law and Politics in 2009. She has a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Alaska and an M.S. in Literary Nonfiction from the University of Oregon. She was a newspaper reporter at the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner in Fairbanks, Alaska, before moving to Oregon in 2007. Her writing has also appeared in USA Today and The Oregonian.