Sam was born and raised in Texas where she spent 15 years of her life as a competitive gymnast at a high level. After her gymnastics career ended, Sam went on to achieve a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and Communications at Oklahoma State University. During her studies at OSU she was a member of the cheerleading squad where she won nationals in 2014.
For her final semester of uni, Sam took advantage of the study abroad program where she spent semester 2 of 2017 at Murdoch University in Perth. During her first week at Murdoch she met her partner, Ben, and they have been together ever since.
Sam moved to Port Hedland mid 2019 and has been enjoying the Pilbara lifestyle. Her and her partner like to spend their free time exploring the region and hope to see all of WA one day!