Madeline is from Charleston, where she attended Wando High School. After graduating, she accepted a division one scholarship to be an athlete at the College of Charleston. She graduated from CofC in 2019 with a B.A. in Finance, Accounting, and Economics. Following CofC, she attended and graduated from Charleston School of Law. While in law school, she was a student senator in the Student Bar Association, a member of Phi Delta Phi, and a Trial Advocacy Board Member. Madeline was the recipient of the Outstanding Pro Bono Service Award from the Charleston School of Law.