Samantha Sosa

Samantha Sosa

Reporter

Samantha Sosa joined the FOX 35 team in November 2018.

Samantha is a Miami native, so she's no stranger to Florida's warm weather and beaches. She is a bilingual reporter who seeks to empower young women of all backgrounds.

Samantha is a proud graduate of the University of Florida, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications and a certificate in International Relations.

Before moving to Orlando, Samantha was a general assignment reporter at WFTX Fort Myers, Florida, where she covered several elections, environmental issues, presidential rallies, and major storms including Hurricane Irma and Matthew. Samantha also has experience as a digital producer at WSVN Miami.

When she is not reading or reporting news, she likes to travel, discover new restaurants, spend time with family, and hit the Orlando theme parks.

The latest from Samantha Sosa

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Review: Deputies failed to offer aid after shooting

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) found a 2019 deputy-involved shooting to be justified, but it’s what happened after the incident that resulted in the termination of a law enforcement officer.

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Family suing Ocoee Police after deadly encounter

The family of an Ocoee man is suing the city after his death. The lawsuit claims Jean Samuel Celestin was having a mental health crisis when he was tasered by Ocoee police officers several times.