Kacey was born and raised in Morgantown, West Virginia. She attended Elon University in North Carolina for her undergraduate degree, and went back to her home state for medical school at Marshall University. She then completed her pediatric residency at Childrenâ€™s Hospital of Los Angeles in California. She has a special interests in adolescent medicine, global health and caring for children with complex medical conditions. She enjoys reading, traveling and spending time outdoors with her dog, Ollie.