Tiare Lawrence was born in raised in Lahaina, Maui. After attending Lahainaluna High School, she worked at Tokyo Disneyland dancing hula. After a year contract, she moved to Canada and attended an acrobatic school in Montreal. She then became an aerialist in the Ulalena Show in Lahaina. Due to an injury, she moved to Oahu to pursue school. She attended the business program at Kapiolani Community College. In 2008 she moved back to Maui and also attended the Core Four Business Planning Course at Maui Economic Oppurtunity. Tiare now works as the outdoor pursuits and beach activities director for Makena Resort Services. On her spare time she enjoys surfing, paddling, and hiking. Tiare is also a coach at Hawaiian Canoe Club.