About Connie Capanegra
Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina and she is fluent in both English and Spanish, Constanza (Connie) was an avid golfer throughout her high-school career and champion at the Lagos de Palermo Golf Club in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She came to United States in 2002 on a golf scholarship and played for the varsity golf team graduating from Lindenwood University in Missouri with a bachelor in Human Resources and Master of Business Administration in 2007 before moving to Florida.
At present Connie is the Program Director and a First Tee Recognized Coach at The First Tee of The Palm Beaches. Connie is a member of the First Tee National Coach Trainer Team for First Tee Headquarters. She is a Class A LPGA Teaching Professional and currently, she is serving her second term as a Vice President of the LPGA for the Southeast Section in the United States encompassing 6 states. Connie is a US Kids Coach Certified, TPI Certified and SNAG (Starting New At Golf) Certified Instructor. She has been involved with Martial Arts for almost 5 years and is a second degree Black Belt in TaeKwonDo. This has helped her to inspire students with discipline and self-confidence.
Connie's goal is to promote golf amongst the Hispanic community, children and adults by helping them to develop the skills necessary to become proficient golfers or just giving them the tools to have a good time enjoying the game of golf.