About Mrs. Sampson

Mrs. Sampson moved to DeLand, FL at the age of 5,  graduated from DeLand High School in 1987, Florida Southern College in 1992 with her Bachelors in Education with a concentration in Social Science and minor in World History.   She earned her Masters Degree in Education in 2003 from Cumberland University and is currently working on her Doctoral Capstone for Capella University in Educational Leadership and Management (www.exitsurveys.weebly.com).  

She has taught for many years, beginning for two years at Deltona High School in 1992, moving to Trinity Christian Academy for 5 years as their Athletic Director, PE teacher and Volleyball Coach.  She spent a few years at Centennial High School in Franklin, Tennessee and coached volleyball at Stetson University for three seasons.  After spending some time working in the private sector as a project coordinator and getting married, she worked for Florida Virtual School for 6 years as a U.S. History Instructor before coming to Seabreeze High School in 2013.

She enjoys living history events for Civil War, Spanish American War and the Florida Wars with her husband and 2 children.  She has 22 chickens (at the moment) with two dogs and a full schedule!  Her cherished memories are the ones she makes everyday with her family and her students.