A native of Northern California, Samia immersed herself in pageantry and the performing arts
for many years. As an integral member of the color guard with the Santa Clara Vanguard and
SCV Winter Guard program and as a cast member of the Emmy and Tony award winning show
”Blast!“ she has traveled and performed extensively both nationally and internationally in the
United States and Asia.
Samia holds a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology and Contemporary Dance from Indiana
University and is currently pursuing a Certificate in Dance Education from The National Dance
She works with numerous band programs in and around Texas and likes to think she offers
much more than traditional “band body.”
With nearly 20 years experience in the health and fitness fields and certifications and teaching
experience in pilates, barre, yoga, weight training and dance, Samia is extremely passionate about movement education and health education. She currently resides in Austin,Texas where she continues to provide guidance and training as a CPT and is the Movement Caption Head for
The Bluecoats Drum Corps and Indoor programs.