Samantha joined WorldAware in August 2017 with the acquisition of Prescient Traveler.  She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology and Archaeology with minors in Geography and Asian Studies from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) in 2013.  Samantha spent time traveling and working in heritage management before joining Prescient Traveler as a Geospatial Intelligence Analyst and completing her Master of Science degree in Geospatial Information Science and Technology (GIST) from the University of Southern California (USC) in 2017.  She uses her skills in human and environmental geography to produce and develop spatially-minded intelligence.