Samantha Madayag is a 24-year-old color guard instructor and adult education instructional assistant from Union City, CA. She has been teaching the open and world guards at James Logan High School since 2012. She was a member of the James Logan World Guard from 2008 to 2010, and was a member of the Santa Clara Vanguard Winter Guard in 2011. She marched with the Blue Devils A Corps from 2010 to 2014, and was the color guard captain in 2013 and 2014. She was also the color guard section leader when performing with the Blue Devils International Corps in 2015. She has performed with Blue Devils Entertainment on multiple occasions, and has taught color guard at System Blue camps. She earned her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology at California State University, East Bay, and aspires to become a school counselor.