Samantha joined the School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences in May, 2013. She grew up in the Tampa Bay area and recently graduated from Freedom High School with honors. Samantha is actively involved in the community, having volunteered at the James A. Haley Veterans Hospital, Salvation Army, Bereaved Parents USA, Big Brother Big Sister, The Spring, and the Ronald McDonald House. She received the bronze, silver, and gold awards during her 12 years as a Girl Scout, and also represented her high school in the 2012 Sheriff’s Rising Star Academy.
As an administrative assistant at SPTRS, Samantha maintains employee files, handles the startup process for new employees, and assists with event management at the School. Samantha will pursue an undergraduate degree at USF beginning in the spring of 2014.