Kiira was raised in Petoskey, Michigan. She went to Colorado College and received her Bachelor’s degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology while participating on the women’s lacrosse team. She earned her Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Idaho State University in 2019. She is board certified through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Kiira enjoys the outdoors, traveling, and spending time with her family and her golden retriever, Sadie.