Neta Gat Hetz was born and raised in Israel. After completing her army service as a Tank Instructor, Neta received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Creative Arts, and a Master's degree in Art Therapy.
Neta worked with deprived youth in Israel as a therapist, and after relocating to the United States she worked at Hillel, where she focused on Israeli Advocacy, educating about Israel and the Holocaust on the campus.
Neta is currently living in Houston, Texas. In her free time, she enjoys painting and spending time outdoors. She is married to Gil, and the mother of Yahav, Dean and Noga.