Samantha has been coaching group lessons for 9 years, and private lessons for 7. Samantha has been skating for over 20 years, and also played high level hockey. In addition to coaching figure skating, she coaches hockey power skating and has coached many hockey camps in the Central New York area. She is a member of the Professional Skating Association (PSA) and attends yearly conferences to further enhance her coaching knowledge. She is a recent graduate of Utica College with a Bachelors in Business Management, and she currently works for the Utica Comets and Utica City FC as the Community Relations Coordinator. Samantha is currently accepting private students.