Samantha, a proud immigrant from Colima, Mexico, has called Joliet home since 2012. She pursued her passion for Theater and Social Media and Digital Strategies at Columbia College Chicago. Alongside her professional endeavors, Samantha dedicates her time to serving on the board of the Spanish Community Center and the Hispanic Latino Coalition of Will County. She is also the co-founder of Informate Joliet, a local informative Facebook group with more than 6k members. With a background in outreach, public relations, radio, marketing, and social media, Samantha brings a wealth of diverse skills and experiences to her community involvement and professional pursuits.