Kortni was born in Kentucky, raised in Virginia until the age of seven. She moved to Minnesota at the age of eight. She started working as a certified nursing assistant, then decide that nursing was not a good fit for her. She moved back to Virginia and graduated from Broadway high school. Kortni has a passion for helping others and is family oriented. Her hobbies include watching football, playing with her nephews, her two dogs Zoey and Diesel and enjoying different food from around the valley. She also loves anything to do with Disney, Science Fiction and of course frogs.