Samantha is currently a student at Worcester Polytechnic Institute majoring in Robotics Engineering and Computer Science. She has studied Java, Python, Racket, C, C++, and Assembly. Over the years Samantha has coached an all-girls FIRST Lego League team and founded and was team captain for a FIRST Technology Challenge team. In addition, she helped design the 2012 Savage Soccer robotics competition, is on the executive board for WPI's Women in Robotics Engineering and Women in Computer Science clubs, and is a Teaching Assistant for CS courses at WPI. Samantha has attended Google's Computer Science Summer Institute as a Generation Google Scholar, and attended their Engineering Practicum programs. This summer she will be at an intern at Kiva Systems, a robotics company owned by Amazon.