Hattie was born and raised in Southern California. She graduated from Charleston School of Law with a Juris Doctorate degree in May 2014. Prior to that, she achieved her BA from University of Oregon, where she majored in History, with a specific focus on Latin American history. After graduating from law school, Hattie began to focus on working with children, including volunteering at after school programs and working at a Girl Scout summer camp. In her free time, Hattie enjoys traveling, running, playing soccer, reading, and spending time with friends. She is excited to improve her Spanish, explore a new country and meet her students!