Kadie considers herself the definition of a "true Montana girl". She was born in Libby, MT and raised in Kalispell. Growing up, Kadie was pushed by her two sisters to be the best she could be. Kadie's dad was a girls head basketball coach for 25 years, which instilled hard work and dedication in her from a young age. At the age of 8, Kadie and her sister competed for the Elks National Hoop Shoot Contest, being the first siblings to compete from MT and makeing it to nationals in Massachusetts. In high school, she was a four sport athlete playing volleyball, basketball, track, and softball during the summer. Kadie was diagnosed with a skin condition, known as psoriasis, at the age of 16. Her condition sparked her interest in skincare. After high school she became a Medical Aesthetician and one day envisions creating her own skin care line.