Growing up, Samantha did not have much experience with technology, which sparked immense curiosity when she first received a bulky laptop. After various times of damaging, then later fixing her computer, she decided to pursue technology at by joining Girls Who Code, in which she made a VR video game that she hopes to release soon. Along with this, Samantha enjoys soaking up knowledge whenever she can, so she is vigorously involved in her school's competitive Academic Decathlon team. Later in life, Samantha plans to be studying cyber security while researching the potential of AI in investigations. In the meantime, Samantha wants to be a role model for younger Latina girls by encouraging and sharing opportunities in her community.