Anna DePalma was born and raised in San Clemente, Ca. She found her passion for golf in Rancho Mirage, California at Mission Hills Country Club. She still dreams about jumping into Poppies Pond next to the 18th green on the Dinah Shore Course after one day winning the LPGA Major. Golf runs in her family, her brother attended the University of Hartford, golfing for the Hawks. She enjoys her “friendly competitions” with her brother and dad. She attended the University of Iowa on golf scholarship. Anna graduated as a Hawkeye in May 2014 with a Mass Communication degree to later turn professional. She is currently competing on the Cactus and Symetra Tour.