Hanh Dinh served as an ammunition technician in the Marine Corps for four years. She attended the all-women WSP humanities and STEM course at Yale University in 2022. After separating from the service, Hanh attended Golden West College before transferring to the University of California, San Diego. Currently, she is in her third-year majoring in cognitive science, with a specialization in design and interaction. Hanh serves as the events officer for the Student Veterans Organization on campus. She aspires to work in higher education as a community college counselor or professor.