Samantha Grasso is from Buffalo, New York, and is a junior at the University of Pennsylvania. She was valedictorian of her high school class and a Girl Scout for ten years. Samantha is the founder of a non-profit organization called Looking aHEAD for Kids in which she makes and sells headbands whose proceeds are used to purchase athletic games and equipment for impoverished children. Samantha is involved with various organizations, such as the Young Entrepreneurs Society, Student Activities Board, J-Walkers, GIVE club, and Mock trial. Samantha is passionate about empowering girls and hopes to see more female leaders in the political world.