Sammy is 15 years old and lives in East Boston. She attends Fenway High School and is in the 9th grade. In addition to being an honor roll student, she is a host at Zumix for the Firehouse Radio Program, a member of Squash Busters at North Eastern and Amphibious Achievement at MIT. She is most proud of moving from her home country two years ago, learning English in a whole new culture and maintaining a high academic record. She is inspired by her parents. In five years, she will be studying in college.