Madison received her B.A. in multimedia journalism and German from Simpson College and was Editor-in-Chief of Simpson’s ID Magazine. During her time at Simpson, she wrote for the college newspaper, while competing on the swim team as a breaststroker and distance freestyler. Madison worked in Simpson’s Athletic Communications department as the Undergraduate Assistant, producing live broadcasts, writing and publishing content for the athletic website. A Quad Cities native, Madison graduated from Rock Island High School 2017.