Samantha Lange was born in Boise and raised in Eagle Idaho. She attended the University of Idaho and received her undergraduate degree in microbiology. She later earned her Master's degree as a physician assistant from Idaho State University in 2016. Samantha is a member of two professional jump rope teams, the Summerwind Skippers and Flight Crew Jump Rope, which she competes and performs with in her free time. She also likes warm weather, being outside, playing and watching sports, and spending time with friends and family.