Courtney lived in Nashville when she was younger and attended Otter Creek Preschool. She moved to Atlanta in elementary school where she stayed until she graduated high school and then attended Abilene Christian University. There she met her husband, Kyle, and completed her degree in Biology. In 2008, they moved to Nashville, Kyle joined the Otter Creek Church staff, and they started growing their family. They have five kids ranging in age from 14 to 3, all having attended Otter Creek Preschool and Kindergarten, with the last one still attending. The Mayfields attend Otter Creek Church where Courtney volunteers in the Youth and Children’s Ministries and also serves on the Children’s Ministry Advisory Team.