Our Team

Sarah Franciosa

Sarah Franciosa

General Manager

Sarah has been at Abbott's Bridal since July of 2012 starting as a Bridal Consultant. She received a Bachelor's Degree from Kent State in May 2011, majoring in Fashion Merchandising. Sarah is originally from upstate New York, but purchased her first home in the summer of 2015 in North Canton. She has two dogs, Winston and Louie who she loves taking for walks and playing ball with.

Abby Anderson

Abby Anderson

Sales Team Leader

Abby has been a Bridal Consultant at Abbott’s Bridal since August 2010. She graduated from Marietta College in 2005 with a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and again in 2008 with a Master’s in Corporate Media. Abby and her husband Matt have a son, Hawk who was born in March 2012. She and her family, along with their dog, Deacon, reside in Bolivar. In her spare time, Abby enjoys perfecting their home and spending any extra time with her growing family.

Danielle Draper

Danielle Draper

Bridal Consultant

Danielle joined our Abbott’s team in April of 2015 as a Bridal Consultant. She graduated from the University of Akron in May of 2012 with a degree in Early Childhood Education. In July of 2012 she married her high school sweetheart, Joe who captured her heart from the day they met. Together they live in North Canton with their Labradoodle, Mercedes who is the second love of her life. In her spare time she loves hiking, exercising, refurbishing old furniture, and creating DIY home décor. Danielle loves to visit new places, try new food and has a strong desire to travel and see the world!

Alyssa Beachy

Alyssa Beachy

Bridal Consultant

Alyssa joined the Abbott's team in August of 2015. She recently married her high school sweetheart, Bradley in July. Alyssa currently attends Kent State University and is majoring in nutrition. In her spare time, she loves traveling, shopping, working out, amd seeking out adventures.

Alicia O' Connor

Alicia O' Connor

Bridal Consultant

Alicia joined the Abbott’s team as a bridal consultant in June 2017. She grew up in the Akron area but has spent the last four years calling Oxford Ohio home, studying at Miami University. Her love for all things wedding began when she picked up photography after taking photos for her newly engaged twin. She hopes to continue photography in her spare time, whether that’s engagements, weddings, or whatever catches her eye. Alicia also enjoys spending time with friends, shopping, and third-wheeling with her parents.

Melody Kettering

Melody Kettering

Head Custom Fit Specialist

Melody has been our head custom fit specialist at Abbott's Bridal since 1994, but has been a seamstress over the past 45 years. She and her husband Charles reside in Carrollton. They together have three children, seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren. In her spare time she enjoys to read a good book.

Francine Stetz

Francine Stetz

Custom Fit Specialist

Francine has been a custom fit specialist at Abbott's Bridal since June 2008. She has been sewing for 50 years, starting while she was in high school. She resides in Perry Township with her husband, and has three children. In her spare time Francine enjoys to read.

Vonda Wentling

Vonda Wentling

Custom Fit Specialist

Vonda lives in Brewster with her husband and has three daughters in college and beyond. She has worked in the bridal industry for 5 years and has done alterations for over 20 years. Outside of work Vonda likes to read, bike, cook and watch a good movie.

Jen Watt

Jen Watt

Head of Pressing Department

Jen worked as a Bridal Consultant for Abbott's from 2000-2004. She came back to head the pressing department in September 2010. She attended Lakeland Community College and finished with an Associate's Degree in Business Management. Jen and her husband, Jim, currently reside in Perry Twp. with their two boys, James and Joseph and their dog, Molly. In her spare time, she volunteers at her boys' school and enjoys a good workout at the local YMCA.

Megan Riley

Megan Riley

Presser/Store Assistant

Megan has been working at Abbott's Bridal since December 2011. She is a 2012 graduate of Perry High School and is now studying nursing at Kent State Stark. She lives in Massillon with her family and in her spare time Megan enjoys hanging out with her friends.

Abigail Paris

Abigail Paris

Store Assistant

Abigail started at Abbott's as a store assistant in March of 2016. She is currently going to school at Stark State for a degree in sales and marketing. Abigail has also taken interest in Abbott's social media and marketing, scheduling and posting daily. She enjoys watercolor painting, learning the ukulele, and spending time with her boyfriend.