Kaitlyn was born and raised in Alliance, NE. She attended the University of Nebraska Medical Center college of Dentistry in the West Division. She graduated with her Bachelors in Science Degree in Dental Hygiene in May 2016 and worked in Chadron, NE for two years before returning to Alliance. She and her husband, Preston, have three young children: Kazan, Hadlea, and Deliliah. In their spare time she and her family spend lots of time outdoors walking, viewing sporting events, and just soaking up the sun.