Samantha Wekstein attended the UMD. She now lives in Westchester with her husband and dog. After internships with Sarah Jane Freymann Literary Agency and Rowman & Littlefield, she began her career at Writers House LLC. She then briefly worked as an assistant at The Agency Group before returning to Writers House for the next 5.5 years where she supported the CEO, and then the Founder, before becoming an agent. She’s been lucky to work with a variety of best-selling authors across all genres. She joined Thompson Literary Agency in 2019 where she’s excited to grow her list.