Dr. Shaun Samples was born in Atlanta, Georgia. During her undergraduate training at the University of Georgia she distinguished herself with Phi Beta Kappa honors. She received her medical degree from Mercer University School of Medicine in 2005 where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She completed her residency at Vanderbilt University. She became board certified in obstetrics and gynecology in 2012.
Dr. Samples is married and has 2 energetic daughters. In her spare time, she enjoys watching college football (Go Dawgs!), trying new ways to exercise, traveling especially to the beach, and baking goodies.