Samantha Bender

Major: Marketing SamanthaBender
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA 
Leadership Position: Business Development Chairperson
Campus Involvement: 
Student Orientation Undergraduate Leader, William R. Holland Fellows, Women of Walker College of Business Mentor, Wired Scholar Coffee Shop and McKinney Alumni Center Employee 

Best Spot on Appalachian's Campus
Fifth floor of Kidd Brewer Stadium to study while overlooking the football field
Favorite Ambassador Event: Any event that involves Alumni!
Favorite Quote: "The best time to build a tree was 25 years ago. The second best time is now." 


Contact Us

McKinney Alumni Center
553 Blowing Rock Rd
Boone, NC 28608

Phone: (828) 262-7758



Summer Wisdom
Assistant Director of Alumni Affairs
McKinney Alumni Center
Phone: (828) 262-7758

Sarah Garrow
Associate Director of Admissions for the Campus Visit Experience
John E. Thomas Hall
Phone: (828) 262-3125