Samy was raised in Guayaquil, Ecuador, where she found her passion at a conservation park caring for wild animals displaced by injuries. She then moved to Virginia to start her academic carrier in biology and ventured to become certified in companion animal behavioral training. After years of training, she decided to join Banfield. She put her heart into preventive care, developed herself and peers, challenged her skills to grow, and took the lead to become a practice manager. She loves to travel with her friends and family, and enjoys long walks with her Terrier mix, Girlfriend.