Dr. Hunt grew up in Reston, Virginia. She was an Echols Scholar and received her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Virginia. She attended medical school at the University of Virginia and then came to UNC-Chapel Hill, where she completed her Pediatrics residency. While at UNC, she received awards for excellence in general pediatrics and teaching. She joined Raleigh Pediatric Associates in 2001. Dr. Hunt has received the WakeMed Department of Pediatrics Clinical Teaching award. She, her husband and two children enjoy being outdoors as often as they can.