Naotia has an interest in theatre and while at school was the Auckland Theatre Company Ambassador for Manurewa High School. She also performed in a play with the company. She came first in Physical Education, was a netball umpire and leader of a group that performed at ASB Polyfest.
Naotia is currently studying for a Bachelor of Commerce at The University of University. In her spare time she enjoys the guitar, poetry, acting and blogging.