Sam began working for Mad Riot Entertainment in September of 2014 after graduating Magna Cum Laude from Syracuse University’s Newhouse School with a degree in Television, Radio & Film, with concentrations in Music Industry and Theatre. She got her start in the entertainment industry while in college, working for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Color Force Productions, Tribeca Film, and as a production associate on The Tony Awards, The Thanksgiving Day Parade (CBS), various reality shows and multiple short films. In her role of executive in charge of production, Sam and her senior capstone team won a 2014 College Television Award from the Television Academy Foundation.
Born and raised in New Jersey, Sam studied off-campus in both London and Los Angeles, learning about international and Hollywood filmmaking. In a previous life, she studied performance at David Mamet and William H. Macy’s Atlantic Acting School. Somehow, she ended up in Brooklyn.