She earned her bachelor's degree in communication sciences and disorders from Biola University in 2016. She enrolled at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire in 2018 to obtain her master's in speech pathology.
She has worked as an ESL substitute teacher alongside her role of speech pathologist. She appeared on the 2016 reality TV series Just Once prior to her 2019 The Bachelor debut.
Hannah Godwin also appeared on the 23rd season of The Bachelor in 2019.