Haley DuCharme was born and raised in Utah. Throughout her life, she has enjoyed activities that allow her to use her artistic skills and abilities. She spends a lot of her spare time working on visual arts projects, sewing, and improving her education. During middle school and high school she participated as a member of stage crew. Her first experience working with special needs individuals was when she was fourteen and was able to be a volunteer for the Utah Special Olympics. She also had an opportunity in high school to assist special needs individuals to participate in church activities as well. After high school, Haley served an LDS mission in Atlanta, Georgia and fell in love with the south. She is currently continuing her college education through online classes.