Holli Palazzo was born in Albany, NY and at a very young age moved to Southern California. Palazzo was raised by her maternal grandparents, both were former Salvation Army Officers (grandfather was also a retired Methodist Minister).
Palazzo is a single mom of two beautiful special needs boys and works in the field of Special Education through art therapy. As a graduate of the University of California, with a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a minor in Psychology, Palazzo previously owned an art gallery for several years that featured local artist as well as displayed her own art.
Palazzo loves NFL football, especially the San Francisco 49ers, having followed them since she was 14 years old and has a vast football memorabilia collection.
In her spare time, Palazzo loves being a great mother to her two sons; she enjoys music, photography, reading mystery novels, keeping current on politics and catching up with friends over coffee.