Amber Samples grew up in Coppell where she still lives today. She played volleyball for Coppell High School from 1999-2003. During middle school and high school she played for the select teams Coppell Classic and Texas Juniors DFW. Following high school she attended Texas Christian University where she received a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education.
During college Amber coached select volleyball for Texas Juniors DFW. After graduating, she then became a teacher and taught Kindergarten and First Grade for Frisco Independent School District for five years.
Fun facts: Amber and her husband Matt were high school sweet hearts and have been together for 15 years. They have two young children: Brady and Ellie. Amber also successfully completed her first marathon in 2010!