Abby Covert is an independent information architect in New York City. She specializes in delivering a collaborative information architecture (IA) process and teaching those that she works with along the way.

She speaks and writes under the pseudonym “Abby the IA,” focusing on sharing information architecture content with those working within the design and technology communities. She is also the author of How to Make Sense of Any Mess, a book about information architecture for everybody.

Abby teaches IA at The School of Visual Arts and is also the current president of the Information Architecture Institute, a global non-profit membership organization focused on empowering IA leadership, currently serving members in 73 countries.