Sam Read started at CBS13 in February of 2017 and is a multi-media journalist for "Good Day Maine."
Sam recently traded in her flip flops for snow boots. Prior to her starting at WGME she spent two years in Panama City Beach, Florida, where she reported for the NBC affiliate WJHG. During her first year of reporting she was awarded first place for "Best Hard News Feature" from the Florida Associate Press.
Before heading to Florida, Sam spent a year working behind the scenes at WHDH in Boston.
Originally, Sam hails from Westerly, Rhode Island. In 2013 she graduated from Springfield College in Massachusetts where she completed six internships at news stations all over New England. She was also awarded "best on-air" for her college television station.
Sam enjoys trying new things, outdoor activities, and rooting for her New York Giants.
She is thrilled to be back in New England and excited to make Maine her new home.
If you have any story ideas please feel free to reach out to her at Skread@Sbgtv.com