Samantha Friesz

Samantha is currently a Development Executive with Google, focusing on entitlements, master planning and project management. Before joining Google, Samantha worked at Hines in Texas and Southern California and Dubai Holding in Dubai, UAE. At Hines, she worked on acquisitions, dispositions, debt restructuring, repositioning of commercial assets and entitlements and construction of both commercial and residential projects. While in Dubai, Samantha worked on a mixed-use master plan of over 1,000 acres and 43M square feet to create a walkable and transit oriented community in the center of a car dependent city.

She holds a degree in Psychology from Princeton University and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of San Diego. Samantha lives in San Mateo with her husband and three children.