Born in Washington D.C., and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, Sammie attended Whitfield School for high school. Sammie graduated Summa cum Laude from Maryville University in St. Louis, with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Communication with a concentration in Strategic Communication and Public Relations. At Maryville, Sammie was awarded both the Portfolio of Distinction Award and the Excellence in Communication Award – given to the most outstanding senior in Communication department of the graduating class.
After graduating from Maryville, Sammie began law school at Saint Louis University School of Law where she is soon to be a rising 2L pursuing a Juris Doctorate. During law school, Sammie enjoys taking part in student organizations, such as the Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity and Family Law Association.
Sammie is an avid St. Louis sports fan, especially the St. Louis Blues. Sammie’s hobbies include spending time with her husband, hiking, and baking.