Hailey was born and raised in Chesapeake, Virginia. She went to the University of Mary Washington where she competed in cross country and track until graduating with her biology degree in 2019. She has run everything from 800m track races to half marathon road races and is currently training for her first full marathon. Other than running, Hailey’s interests include hiking, going to the beach, photography, and traveling to new places. Hailey currently lives in Chesapeake with her fiancé, Chris, and their dog, Miska.