Samantha Thomas joined SISTER in 2021 as a Vice President, Physical Production in Los angeles. She reports to Global COO Heidi Scheeline.
Over her 15-year career, Samantha has produced films, TV series, and global commercials for some of the most sought-after production and post-production companies and businesses. Further, she’s built and operationalized physical production capabilities for global creative studios and developed creative partnerships with a diverse set of directors and production partners.
An Emmy Award-winning producer, Samantha began her career at NBC Sports—working on the Beijing, Vancouver, and London Olympic Games.
WHAT IS YOUR GREATEST FEAR?
The dark! I still run to bed after turning the lights off.
ON WHAT OCCASION DO YOU LIE?
Winter in Maine when I tell my children it’s illegal not to wear a jacket.
WHAT DO YOU CONSIDER YOUR GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT?
Sky Diving! Not solo… strapped to a former Marine, but still...
WHAT DO YOU REGARD AS THE LOWEST DEPTH OF MISERY?
Gunnison, Colorado...the coldest place on Earth
WHO ARE YOUR HEROES IN REAL LIFE?
Mary Hilbert and Joyce Allred. My grandmothers. The two loveliest, smartest, most fun, light up every room they are in women I know.