Samantha (Sam) Santiago has spent twenty years in Executive leadership roles at Toyota, Hyundai, Staples, Liberty Mutual and Farmers Insurance. As a first generational college graduate, Sam knows what it takes to get to the next level. Sam has spent over a decade as a coach and helps Women achieve peak performance and find relief from burnout.
Sam has an innate ability to build relationships, create bridges across silos, and lead inclusive and empowered teams. Her expertise in Operational Excellence is evident in her Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification and her proficiency in Change Management.
Sam is also a motivational speaker and passionate about advancing women in the workplace. Her topics include developing unshakable confidence and personal branding. As the CEO and Founder of MAKE BIG BETS, she provides individual and group coaching on Leadership, Performance & Burnout. As a 20-year corporate veteran, Sam has broken countless barriers to win her seat at the leadership table and hopes to do the same for other women through her coaching and speaking engagements.
Hailing from Boston, Sam has a special place in her heart for Southern California, where she spent nearly a decade. Sam understands the challenges of climbing the corporate ladder while remaining true to oneself. Named #4 on the Top 50 Women Leaders in Massachusetts list by Women We Admire, Sam is a testament to resilience and determination.
Sam's first book will be published in 2024 and focuses on cultivating confidence and community as you grow in your career, providing real-life exercises that Sam has used in her 20-year journey.
Join us on this episode with Sam to hear invaluable insights and experiences.
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