Annika was born and raised in Peoria, AZ. She graduated from High School a year early and will be attending ASU in the Fall. She will be studying Kinesiology with a certificate in Children’s Health. Her goal is to be a Pediatric Physical Therapist. Annika grew up swimming at Hubbard and is the oldest of six kids.

Her family is her number one priority but she also enjoys crossfit and swimming. She loves being around children and watching them learn and grow. She has been a swim instructor since May 2016.