Samantha has been teaching for close to 15 years. She graduated from Stony Brook University in the 5-year BA/MAT Program with a Bachelor’s degree in History and a Master’s degree in Teaching. Samantha has taught in a variety of educational settings ranging from 6-12 grade. She has taught inclusion, honors and summer school classes. Samantha has worked in the Mount Sinai School District for the majority of her teaching career and truly looks forward to going to work every day. She has always had a love of history, even at a young age. As a child, she would take family trips with her parents to the Alamo, Gettysburg and Mount Rushmore. She still enjoys traveling to historical locations. In her spare time, you can find her with her husband and two young sons taking family trips and spending time with their extended family.