Proud was born on 10 January 1992. She is the least among the children of Mr. SZ and Mrs. Makamu. She was born and raised in Bushbuckridge Arthurstone, South Africa. Proud experienced some difficulties mostly in areas of finances while she was growing up. She studied Civil Engineering in Johannesburg.
She is currently the Director of Macproud Properties PTY (Ltd). MACPROUD PROPERTIES PTY (ltd).
Proud has gotten some awards for herself among which are; Awarded a Ticket to attend a Business seminar, another is an Award by Leaderex Association with JSE-For Young Entrepreneurs.