A native of Northern California, Samia Mooney began performing with the Santa Clara Vanguard Cadets in 2003 as a member of the color guard. She then went on to complete her drum corps career as a member of the Santa Clara Vanguard from 2004-2008, while simultaneously performing with the world champion SCV Winterguard (2006-2010, 2015). As a cast member of the Emmy and Tony award winning show Blast!, she has traveled and performed in multiple tours, both nationally and internationally.
Samia holds a B.S. in Kinesiology and Contemporary Dance from Indiana University and has been a certified personal trainer and health/fitness coach for over 12 years. She currently works and resides in Austin, Texas and lives a happy, healthy and active life with her pup Charlie.