Maddie was born and raised in a small town in Southern New Jersey. She attended Steveson University in Baltimore, MD, where she received her B.S. in Biology in May 2019. While in school, she was actively involved in extracurricular activities, which sparked her desire to work in higher education. Following graduation, she moved to Philadelphia and spent time at La Salle University in a live-in position working in the Commuter and Off-Campus Office. In 2021, she decided to attend William & Mary to pursue her Master's in Educational Policy, Planning, and Leadership in Higher Education. Now, along with being an intern for Parent and Family Programs, Maddie is a graduate assistant in the Office of Sustainability.