Samantha Hagan Lingad

Lead Director of Operations and Maritime Programs | Virginia Beach, VA

As Lead Director of Operations, Samantha works with the Operations team to coordinate national program campaigns, oversee volunteer recruitment, and establish, expand, and support United Through Reading programs throughout the United States Military. She also works directly with U.S. Navy and Coast Guard Commands based from the Eastern half of the U.S. to Rota, Spain, and everywhere in between.

A graduate of George Mason University, she has spent her career in the nonprofit sector working in the military community. An active duty Navy spouse, Samantha currently resides in Virginia Beach, VA. Contact Samantha at