Samara Antolini earned her bachelor's degree in psychology at Hofstra University and a Master's of Business Administration in International Business from St. John's University's Tobin College of Business. At Chapin, she is the Associate College Counselor & Coordinator, an Advisor, and a public speaking teacher. Passionate about diversity, equity and inclusion in independent schools, Samara is the Co-Chair of the People of Color in Independent Schools (PoCIS-NY) and is a member of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee for the Association of College Counselors in Independent Schools (ACCIS). In 2017, she also served as the Co-Director of College Counseling at Sports Challenge, a summer sports leadership academy. In her free time, Samara enjoys spending time outdoors, playing sports and being with family.