Dionne was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. She traveled to California and Florida for college majoring in Psychology and Nursing. She earned an Associate's Degree from the University of Florida. Previously, Dionne was employed by a law firm primarily assisting with real estate and construction litigation. Prior to that position, Dionne worked for the Wounded Warrior Project mentoring veterans to assist them with entering back into the workforce or school. Dionne enjoys exploring the city with her family, hiking trails, and meeting new people.