Samantha is currently teaching at Curtner Elementary School in the Milpitas Unified School District.
Since starting her teaching career at Curtner, she has taught fifth and sixth grade. Samantha attended elementary and middle school in Evergreen School District and graduated high school from Evergreen Valley High. She graduated from CSU Chico with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies and a minor in Child Development. In 2015, she earned her Multiple Subject teaching credential and Master’s Degree in Teaching from Santa Clara University. Samantha is excited to continue her passion for teaching with the students at Silver Creek Academy. She enjoys helping students to become critical thinkers and problem solvers, respectful communicators and collaborators, and equip students with the information needed to help make a positive impact in their communities and in the world.