Samantha is an optimistic, motivated, and dedicated individual. She is pursuing her undergraduate degree in Viola Performance at the University of North Texas College of Music under the tutelage of Daphne Gerling and Susan Dubois. She enjoys studying chamber music and performing with the UNT Symphony Orchestra. In the past summers, Samantha was accepted into, and attended, Killington Music Festival, Eastern Music Festival, and Texas Music Festival in 2016. When she is not playing her viola, Samantha can be found at the nearest rock climbing wall.