• Samantha Sepulveda was born in the Dominican Republic and holds Dominican nationality
• She is a police officer and glamour model who gained recognition in 2017
• She has a Bachelor's degree in management and a Master of Business Administration degree in finance from the University of Massachusetts
• She is an Instagram star with over 400,000 followers and is married with a child on the way
• Her net worth is estimated to be close to $1 million
Who is Samantha Sepulveda?
Samantha Sepulveda was born in the Dominican Republic, on 4 February 1984 – her zodiac sign is Aquarius, and she holds Dominican nationality. She’s a police officer who’s now working on Long Island, New York USA, while she gained recognition after it was revealed that she’s also a glamour model.
Early life and education
Samantha spent the first five years of her life in the Dominican Republic, where she was raised alongside her older sister by their parents, who prefer to be left out of media; it’s said that Samantha’s father is a high school football coach, and that her mother’s a nurse.
Samantha grew up being interested in sports, and first began playing soccer and volleyball while attending a local elementary school.
She became more interested in sports upon enrolling at high school, and played lacrosse for her school’s team. Samantha was into various other activities during her four years there, as she practiced acting with the school’s drama club, took on creative writing, and learned to dance.
Upon matriculating in 2002, she was offered a scholarship to the University of Massachusetts, and was presented with a New York Schloss Award for her lacrosse skills. Samantha studied at the university’s Isenberg School of Management, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in management in 2006; during her four years there, she played for the university’s lacrosse team, becoming the seventh highest goal scorer in the university’s history.
Samantha continued her education, and graduated with a Master of Business Administration degree majoring in finance in 2008. In an interview she has given to “The New York Post”, Samantha stated that she chose to work as a police officer rather than in the field of finance, because she believed that she could help people more this way.
Career as a model
Samantha launched her modelling career in 2013, when her friend co-founded a lingerie company, and wanted Samantha to walk the catwalk wearing their lingerie and swimwear. In the same year, she was featured in a video created to promote the reality show “America’s Next Great Trainer”, and in the following year, the magazine “Muscle and Fitness” named her one of ‘America’s Hot Girls of the Gym’.
In October 2015, her picture was featured in the magazine “Inside Fitness”, and it was around this time that Samantha began uploading pictures onto her Instagram account, and building her fanbase.
“The New York Post” published an article on 22 January 2017, claiming that Samantha had begun working as a full-time model. She was then invited to give interviews to various magazines, and stated that her colleagues were aware of her modelling career, and were very supportive, however, she hasn’t shared the name of her police department. Because of all these interviews, as well as her appearances in talk-shows, especially on “Fox News”, Samantha’s number of Instagram followers doubled over only a couple of months; she was also featured in the popular magazine “Maxim”, as well as in the magazine “Muscle and Fitness”.
She has also revealed that she’s a philanthropist, and in 2019 was part of an event during which beautiful free outfits were given out to students at the high school which she attended. Samantha has also volunteered in Thailand, having given her financial advice to a group of people working on a sustainable energy project, and she occasionally speaks at high schools, trying to motivate teenagers to pursue a college degree; she’s today working with a charity organization which prepares meals for lonely elderly people.
Samantha has become an Instagram star, as she’s followed by more than 400,000 people on the network, and has uploaded over 1,000 pictures, most taken during her everyday life.
She launched her Twitter account in June 2011, and it’s today followed by about 60 people, as Samantha has tweeted only 70 times. She’s quite popular on Facebook, and is today followed by close to 700,000 fans, while she tends to update her page at least once a week.
Samantha has recently launched her TikTok account, and it’s today followed by close to 200 people, and numbers nearly 100 likes of all her four videos combined.
In 2013, Samantha was cast to play Gaetano’s Club Girl #2 in the action crime movie “Send No Flowers”, directed by Fred Carpenter, and which starred Sean Young, Tony Lo Bianco and Russ Camarda. It follows Toni, whose mafia boss father has been gunned down by a rival family, while she’s now teamed up with her estranged sister, to take control of the family business; the movie won five awards.
In 2016, Samantha finished shooting as Waitress for the short science fiction movie “Birr”, written and directed by Joey Mhz, who’s also starring in it, alongside Debra Markowitz and Kelly Driscoll, however, the movie hasn’t been released to this day.
Love life and husband
Samantha’s highly secretive when it comes to her love life, but has still allowed her fans to have a glimpse into it. Her life has changed a lot since the beginning of 2021, as she exchanged vows with the man known as Donte on 21 January 2021; the two chose the date 1/21/21 because it has a special significance to Samantha, although she hasn’t explained what it’s exactly about. Samantha has recently revealed that she’s pregnant, and organized a gender reveal party for her closest friends and family members; she and Donte are expecting a boy, who should be born on 25 December 2021.
Samantha hasn’t spoken of any other men whom she has perhaps been with, and as of September 2021, she’s married to Donte, and is pregnant.
Hobbies and other interests
Samantha’s physically highly active, and usually has four to five training sessions at the gym every week, as it’s important for both her job as a model and a police officer to stay in shape, however, she rarely goes to the gym nowadays, because of her pregnancy.
She loves to travel, and has been to a couple of US states as well as to several European countries, with a couple of her favorites being England, France and Spain.
Her favorite season is winter, as she enjoys wearing warm clothes while it’s cold outside, and also likes to go skiing and snowboarding.
Samantha enjoys watching movies with her husband late at night – her favorite actor and actress are Tom Hanks and Amanda Seyfried, while a couple of her favorite films are “Sleepless in Seattle”, “Catch Me If You Can” and “Dear John”.
She’s into reading books too, and her favorite writer is Nicholas Sparks; Samantha has read nearly all the books which he has written, and her favorite is “The Notebook”. She often quotes Nicholas in the captions of her Instagram pictures.
Age, height and net worth
Samantha’s age is 37. She has long brown hair and blue eyes, her height is 5ft 6ins (1.67m) and she weighs around 58kgs (128lbs) – when not pregnant.
As of September 2021, her net worth has been estimated at close to $1 million.