Samantha Coyne Donnel is the Director of the Upper School at The Archer School for Girls in Los Angeles, CA. During her 15 years in education, she has served as a Science Department Chair, Class Dean, and Dean of Students. Samantha has spent much of her career focused on school culture. At Archer, she led students and faculty in developing an Honor Code and Honor Education Council, and she was also instrumental in initiating a partnership with the National Outdoor Leadership School. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Biology and Environmental Studies from Bowdoin College and her Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Harvard University.