Elena Delle Donne — Women's Pro Basketball MVP and ChristianaCare Wellness Ambassador
ChristianaCare Wellness Ambassador Elena Delle Donne has been a professional women’s basketball player since 2013, when she was selected by the Chicago Sky second overall in the WNBA draft. She was named WNBA MVP in 2019 and 2015 and won the gold medal with the USA’s women’s basketball team in the 2016 Olympics. The Delaware native is the global ambassador for the Special Olympics and became the first national ambassador for the Lyme Research Alliance. She also plays host to De11e Donne Academy, a basketball camp that runs throughout the year, where she mentors and coaches girls ages seven to eighteen. She now plays for the Washington, D.C., Mystics.