Born and raised in South Bend, IN, Sunsea is a 2x Northern Illinois University Graduate, holding a Bachelors in Sociology and Masters in Adult and Higher Education. While at Northern Illinois University, Sunsea ran track and field and cross country. Previously, she spent the last four years working in Student-Athlete Academic Support Services at Georgia Tech. Served as an Academic Coordinator (2015-2017) and Assistant Director of Academic Programs (2017-2019). Prior to Georgia Tech, Sunsea spent a year as the Athletic Academic Advisor at Jacksonville State University.