Ms. Waldman is a 2012 graduate of the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia.  She holds a B.A.J. degree in Journalism and Mass Communication, with an emphasis in Newspapers and Magazines, from the Grady School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and a B.A. degree in Political Science from the School of Public and International Affairs.

In 2011, prior to her graduation, Ms. Waldman served as a Policy/Outreach intern at the White House Council on Environmental Quality. Following her graduation, Ms. Waldman served as an Obama Organizing Fellow and a Field Organizer in the Fairfax, Virginia office of Organizing for America. In 2013, she served as Ward Captain for the campaign of a candidate seeking an open seat in an At-Large Washington, DC City Council special election. Prior to joining The Messina Group, she worked with a commercial real estate firm in Washington, DC.

Ms. Waldman is from Charleston, South Carolina.