Nadia Saint-Louis was raised in Knoxville, TN by Marie and Thomas Dean. She graduated high school in 2003 from Maryville High School. She attended Tennessee Tech University where she received her bachelors degree in education. She graduated in 2007 and then moved to Nashville to pursue teaching. She has been teaching for four years in Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools. She has been and is heavily involved in school and work. While in college she joined Delta Sigma Theta, she was involved with minority affairs and residential life. Post graduate she does a lot at the current school she teaches at and her community. She just received her masters in instructional leadership and plans on being an administrator soon.