Maren Angus-Coombs was raised in Nashville and grew up around music television production. Her late father, Steve, owned a fleet of mobile production trucks, directed music videos and produced various live music shows. Music is somewhat of a family business, Her grandfather, Allan Angus, directed "The Johnny Cash Show." Angus-Coombs has served as an audio assistant on several CMA Awards and CMA Fest productions. She's also a sports writer and currently resides in Omaha, Nebraska with her husband and stepdaughter.