Anthony R. Palacio graduated from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in May 2019 where he majored in international politics with a concentration in international security. While at Georgetown, Anthony worked as a youth literacy tutor for Washington D.C. elementary school students as part of the DC Reads initiative. He also was member of student publications such as The Hoya and the Georgetown Journal of International Affairs and competed for four years on the Georgetown Parliamentary Debate Team. Anthony was the recipient of both the Georgetown Orange County Alumni Club Elsa Carlson McDonough Memorial and the Colonel & Mrs. Irving Salomon scholarships.
Anthony interned for Congressman Lou Correa (CA-46), the Office of the Public Defender for Orange County, CA, the American Diabetes Association, Partnership for a Secure America, and Dexis Consulting Group.
Anthony was born and raised in Santa Ana, CA. He enjoys baseball, discovering new restaurants, and playing trivia.