Samantha’s journey in the educational sphere began on the vibrant Californian coast, where she championed the needs of diverse learners as a preschool teacher and behavior intervention specialist. Addressing the unique challenges of students with autism spectrum and emotional disturbance disorders, she emerged as a force, curating tailored curricula and spearheading impactful behavioral management programs.
Her academic foundation solidified with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from the renowned Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo in 2018. Diving into the world of ABA, Samantha’s initial role as a behavior interventionist in Southern California paved the way for her pursuit of a Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis at National University in 2021. Her dedication bore fruit in 2023 when she attained the esteemed Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) certification. With this accolade, Samantha made her way to central Germany, bringing her expertise and passion to the Knospe-Lerncenter team.