Haley Smith was raised in Baker Hill, Alabama. She graduated high school at Dixie Academy in Louisville, Alabama in 2006. She continued her education at Wallace Community Collage of Dothan, where she obtained her Associate in Applied Science Business Technologies/ Accounting Technology degree in 2015. She then attended Troy University where she obtained her Bachelors of Science in Business Administration/ Accounting in 2019. She is currently studying to take the CPA exam.

She gained her love of income tax accounting and meeting the local people of her community during 2015 and 2016 as she volunteered with Impact Alabama where she was able to help low income families file their taxes. She is the mother of a bright and spontaneous boy and their loving pit bull Tater.