Hallie grew up in Edgewood, New Mexico and graduated from UNM in 2018 with degrees in Sociology and International Studies. After graduation, Hallie served as a Community Health Specialist in The Gambia with the United States Peace Corps, where she worked on a wide variety of health and nutrition projects. After being evacuated from her Peace Corps service due to COVID-19, Hallie began to work for the Village of Tijeras as the Deputy Clerk in April 2020. In August of 2020, she was promoted to Clerk/Manager role, where she is responsible for overseeing 6 municipal departments, grant writing and administration, financial management of the municipal budget, and promoting transparency in local government. Outside of school and work, Hallie enjoys spending time outside and soaking up the natural beauty of New Mexico.