Born and raised in Los Angeles, Sam made her acting debut at the age of 5 as Mary Poppins' umbrella in a local stage production of Mary Poppins. Since then she can be seen playing human beings in films, TV shows, commercials and on stage. She is a trained actor, singer, and improviser.
Between binging Schitt's Creek and cuddling her dog Emmett Brown, this year Sam became a CEO by starting her own production company SamSkape Productions Inc. Committed to telling stories that matter and giving herself a platform to play roles she feels passionately about, Sam wrote, executive produced, and stars in the short film Trying (Now Available for Streaming) featuring an all-woman production team.
Sam worked in Anchorage, Alaska with the ensemble cast of the sold-out run of The Sound of Music as a Nun
At 16, Sam re-built the head of her 1980 VW Rabbit Convertible's engine. It took 103 days.
When she was 21, Sam placed as a Top 5 Finalist in the musical theatre competition LA's Next Great Stage Star
Sam is a walking contradiction as a Leo, Enneagram Type 3, and an Introvert