Kaitlyn graduated from the University of Massachusetts (UMass) Amherst with a Bachelor's degree in Animal Science. She is continuing her education at Anna Maria College to earn an MBA degree. She plans on becoming a veterinary practice manager in the future. At a very young age, Kaitlyn was introduced to the horse world and her love for animals grew from there. During her time at UMass Amherst she worked with various farm animals and completed an internship at Dakin Humane Society. In her free time, Kaitlyn enjoys riding horses, baking and taking photographs.