Sam Anders received her Bachelor of Science in Economics with Minors in Business and Mathematics from the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, WA and her Master of Science in Finance from The University of Texas at Austin.

During her undergraduate career, she co-authored a paper published in The Global Journal of Business Research titled “Viability of a Peer-to-Peer Loan Market for Students and the Underbanked.” The paper received two awards at the Global Conference on Business and Finance, Outstanding Research Award and Best in Session.