Samantha Phelps grew up in Dawsonville, Georgia – home of the highest waterfall in Georgia and one of the seven wonders of the world. Today, she resides in Athens, Georgia, as a third-year college student and sister of Gamma Sigma Sigma.

Samantha is currently in pursuit of a degree from the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication in public relations with a minor in public health. Samantha defines her purpose in life as a public relations professional and specializes in crisis communication.

Samantha spends her free time horseback riding, hiking trails, and volunteering for the Humane Society.