Samantha is thrilled to be part of this incredible community. She is a recent transfer from Mississippi who has lived in Portland for two years. Samantha enjoys all things outdoors, including hiking, swimming, kayaking, camping, climbing, caving, and snorkeling. She loves to travel and has been very fortunate to visit almost all of the states in this beautiful country as well as several other amazing countries. She enjoys playing music, singing and seeing concerts. Samantha spends her quiet time reading, watching movies and trying to keep her plants alive. She received her degree in Deaf Education from the University of Southern Mississippi.