Cat Spears hails from Pelham, New York. She moved to Florida where she attended the University of Central Florida, getting her B.S. In Business Management. At UCF she worked for the Outdoor Adventure program at the university's recreation and wellness center, which sparked her love for outdoor education and recreation. This led to getting her Master's degree in Professional Communication and Leadership at Georgia Southern University while running the campus Outdoor Adventure program as the Outdoor and Facilities Graduate Assistant. She has two fur babies, Coco and Isabella, and loves to go hiking and binge watching Netflix shows. Wyoming will be the 4th state Cat has lived.