Samantha is originally from Paola, KS, and graduated with her bachelor’s degree in habilitation of the deaf and hard of hearing from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, TX. After graduating, she worked as a deaf educator and parent-infant advisor for several years before returning to school. She is currently working toward completing her doctorate in audiology from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. She enjoys getting to know her patients and helping them find the best solution to improve their hearing. Outside of helping people hear better, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two dogs, hiking, traveling, and baking cookies.