Abigail Johnson Hess

Multimedia Reporter, CNBC Make It

@AbigailJHess

Abigail Johnson Hess

As a Multimedia Reporter for CNBC Make It, Abigail Johnson “AJ” Hess covers the changing ways people learn and work, focusing on higher education, student debt and the labor force.

Hess holds a dual bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Media Arts and Sciences from Wellesley College, where she was an NCAA soccer player.

Born in Lawrence, Kansas, Hess now lives in Brooklyn, New York where she continues to be a passionate fan of the beautiful game.