Makayla was born in Cedar Hill, Texas outside of Dallas. At the age of 3 months, she and her parents moved to Houston, Texas where she was raised. Currently, Makayla is pursuing her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology at UNT. During her freshman year at UNT, Makayla participated in various organizations such as Women of Gold and Faith Filled Women of Christ. Makayla also loves volunteering and giving back to the community. In her free time, Makayla enjoys listening to music, watching movies, writing, and spending time with her dogs and family while back home in Houston. Makayla also enjoys traveling to new destinations, especially beaches and amusement parks.