Paige Strickland-Smith grew up in Tabor City, NC. She attended UNC-Charlotte and graduated with a Biology degree in 2004. She then attended Campbell University in 2004 and started her master's degree in Clinical Research. In 2005, she attended the Doctors of Pharmacy Program at Campbell and graduated in 2009. After pharmacy school, Paige moved to Morehead City to work at Medical Park Pharmacy. While not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband Justin and son Chatham, her dog, family and friends as well as enjoying the beach, boating and fishing.