Caelynn grew up in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and attended Virginia Commonwealth University, where she got her degree in broadcast journalism. She was named Miss North Carolina in 2018 and was the first runner-up at Miss USA. But Caelynn is not your typical beauty queen. She once flew to Japan for a first date! Luckily, she'll only have to travel to the Bachelor mansion to meet Colton.
- Her biggest mentor and role model is her grandmother, who was the first woman to be head of the FBI in Los Angeles.
- She's a terrible cook, except for breakfast.
- She thinks Napa is the most romantic city in the United States, since it feels like a small taste of Italy.