Kiara was born on 2 December 2007 at 36 weeks. She started school at the age of two. She was fluent in Afrikaans. She attended Bidi Bidi School, (now Curro Castle) pre-school until the age of 5. In 2013 Kiara participated in her first Little Miss South Africa pageant and was crowned second Princess as well as Little Miss Fun. She also participated in Raca and NEA Eisteddfod and received a Platinum Award (90-94,) a Gold Award (85-89) as well as Junior Diplomas. In 2014 Kiara participated in the South African Championships of Performing Arts for the first time where she participated in modeling and drama. She won two categories in modeling; swimwear as well as formal. She also received two silver medals for her duos and two bronze medals for her solos. Kiara was chosen for team South Africa to represent South Africa in New York. In 2015 she was selected for the netball team at school and was chosen to sing in the school choir. She participated at Raca and NEA again and received the top Merit Achiever Award in her grade. She also participated at The South African Championships of Performing Arts and was awarded a gold medal for Acting Contemporary and a few medals in modeling. Kiara again was chosen for team South Africa to represent the South Africa in New York. She was also chosen to participate at the Showcase of Champions which is hosted at Gold Reef City annually. She participated in The Model of the Year pageant at Laerskool Helderkruin and was crowned Model of the Season second year in a row. In 2016 Kiara was chosen for the Netball Team at school. She was also chosen as one of the main characters for the School Production. Kiara did Public Speaking and went through to the second round at Helpmekaar High School. Kiara participated in The South African Championships again and received the following awards; 1 gold for Acting, two 2 silver for Modeling and 2 bronze for Acting. Again, she was chosen to perform at the Showcase of Champions. Kiara received full Gauteng Provincial Colours. Kiara participated at Raca in 21 items, all Acting. She also participated at NEA where she received 5 diplomas (90%+) She was invited to quarter finals. Kiara also won the Model of the Season and was chosen as most the potential Model of the Year. Kiara starred in both Binnelanders an Afrikaans Television series and in a short student film. Kiara is currently in grade 4 at Curro Krugersdorp. She participates in the following activities; Choir, Netball, Drama, Dancing, African Drums, Piano and Modeling. Kiara attends the CJ Cilliers Drama School in Heildelberg, The Featherbrooke Dance Academy and H & M Models.