December 7, 2018

MBAF's Samantha Downie featured in the South Florida Business Journal as one of the 2018 Power Leaders in Human Resources

Samantha Downie

Title and company:
Director of human resources and learning and development, MBAF


3150 S.W. 38th Ave., 11th floor, Miami 33146

(305) 373-5500, ext. 2222

Birthplace: Seattle

Education: Bachelor’s degree, intercultural communications, Alaska Pacific University; master’s degree, international policy studies and Mandarin Chinese, Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

What are you most proud of? Our HR team at MBAF. We’ve relaunched our internal university, overhauled many of our people processes, revamped our recruiting practices, and are building a solid foundation in order to take the employee experience to new levels from day one to retirement.

What challenges you? A blank slate to build on.

What’s on your personal bucket list? Giving a TED Talk and taking my daughter to mainland China and Tibet to use our Mandarin together.

It’s the weekend. Where will we find you? Kayaking anywhere and everywhere with my family.

Click here to read the article on South Florida Business Journal.