Stella studied at Moyo Town Secondary School, where she obtained her Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) in 2014. She could not continue with Advanced Level studies because of financial challenges, and the school retained her as support staff. In 2016, Stella joined RMF as a Sanitary Officer, with the intention of saving her earnings to further her education. With RMF, Stella is the team leader of the sanitation promoters at Iyete Health Centre III.
Stella speaks Madi, Aringa, and English. She likes catering work and is especially interested in baking cakes.