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About Staff Author Samantha Al-Badanie

Samantha Al-Badanie

Samantha Al-Badanie is a marketing intern who has been with Alert1 since 2016. She was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area and is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Communications from San Francisco State University. Samantha is excited to be starting her professional career at Alert1 and looks forward to growing with the company.

Samantha spent 4 years on active duty in the United States Navy onboard the aircraft carrier the U.S.S Abraham Lincoln. During which she worked as an aircraft firefighter on multiple out to sea training exercises as well as two deployments. She misses the military life at times, but is enjoying being a civilian again and exploring the next chapter of her life.

Traveling is a big hobby of Samantha’s and she has visited some interesting places. She has traveled to majority of the United States and 13 foreign countries including; Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Bahrain, United Arab Emirates, Turkey, Hungary, Germany, Italy, Romania, Switzerland, Austria, and France. She hopes to travel as much of Central and South America that she can in 2017. She believes that the best thing about traveling, besides the food of course, is being able to witness different cultures and make them apart of her personal living experience. Samantha has also lived in Seattle, Washington; Hampton Roads, Virginia; and Austin, Texas.

During her free time Samantha enjoys being outdoors. Some of her favorite activities include hiking, kayaking, fishing, snowboarding, shooting, or just laying out on the beach. She has two dogs who love to explore the outdoors just as much as she does and makes for great adventure companions.

Samantha also enjoys cooking, reading, writing, and watching movies or interesting television series. Her favorite movie franchise is Star Wars and is ecstatic about all the upcoming releases as it is something she shares closely with her older brother.

If there is a sporting event on TV or nearby, Samantha will likely be watching or attending. She is a huge Bay Area sports fan and her favorite teams are the San Jose Sharks, San Francisco Giants, Golden State Warriors and the San Francisco 49ers. She attends as many home games for her teams as possible since all of her teams are so close.

Samantha is delighted to be working with Alert1 and their wonderful staff. She is thankful to be working with a company that cares so much for aging adults. With her mother reaching her golden years, it puts her at ease knowing that Alert1 exists to help keep her safe. She believes that Alert1's medical alert devices are essential for living a safe and fulfilled aging lifestyle.


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