Gabby Sumney is a media artist and educator based in the United States. They were born in Brooklyn, New York, but grew up in Arizona, Florida, and (mostly) North Carolina. They graduated from the University of North Carolina Wilmington in 2011 with a B.A. in Film Studies and from Emerson College with an MFA in Media Art in 2016. They currently split their time as a Videographer for Harvard University and as an Affiliated Faculty Member at Emerson College, where they teach 16mm Production and Media History.