ECE Corporate Advisory Council Member
Director of Technology for Social Impact
Samantha Fontaine is a humanitarian at heart, an engineer by trade, and a business leader for profession. Today, as the Director of Technology for Social Impact at Analog Devices (ADI), she is responsible for driving and expanding partnerships with customers, community organizations, and academic institutions that are dedicated to solving global societal challenges by harnessing the power of technology, collaboration, and accelerated learning. Samantha is passionate about accessibility and strongly believes in society's right to access through technology creating a healthier, safer, more connected, and educated society.
She received her B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) and her M.S. in Engineering Management (MSEM) from Tufts University. Over her career, she has held various roles in product marketing and engineering in precision and high-speed technology groups, as well as led innovation programs out of the CTO office. In addition to her role at ADI, Samantha has also been a member of the Grant Advisory Committee for the Analog Devices Foundation as well as held various leadership roles in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, and Environmental Committees.