Samantha McFerrin Wiki – Bio
Samantha McFerrin is a 29-year-old Texas woman and former Houston area teacher who is accused of sexually assaulting two students. She worked at the Space Center Intermediate school in the Clear Creek Independent School District before her arrest. She is accused of sexually assaulting a student who was 14 and a student who was 13.
Earlier Life and Education
Samantha is from Deer Park, Texas, and now lives with her husband in League City. she graduated from Deer Park High School. She then studied for one year at Lee College in Baytown, Texas, she graduated from the University of Houston Clear Lake in 2014 with interdisciplinary studies middle school generalist degree.
Samantha McFerrin had worked at Space Center Intermediate school since July 2016 as an eighth-grade math teacher and a basketball coach. She resigned from those positions after the investigation began, the school district said.
Samantha McFerrin Husband
Samantha Ashley McFerrin, whose maiden name is Samantha Gonzales, is married, according to her Facebook page. She wrote in her Facebook bio, “I married my high school sweetheart and my true best friend.”
McFerrin has been married since November 23, 2014, according to her Facebook profile. She and her husband got engaged in February 2013. In 2011 she wrote on Facebook, “Happy 6 year anniversary to the craziest, funniest, most loving person I know, I know we will have many more years to remember! I love you more than anything.”
Samantha McFerrin Texas Teacher
Samantha McFerrin had worked at Space Center Intermediate school since July 2016 as an eighth-grade math teacher and a basketball coach, according to her Facebook profile. She resigned from those positions after the investigation began, the school district said.
McFerrin previously worked at the Alpha Childcare Development Center from October 2010 to January 2012. She then worked in the Deer Park ISD, her hometown school district, as a substitute teacher from 2012 to 2014. Her first full-time job was teaching eighth-grade math for the Dickinson Independent School District from 2014 to 2016.
Samantha McFerrin Sexually Assaulted
Samantha McFerrin is accused of sexually assaulting a student who was 14 and a student who was 13. Police say the 14-year-old victim “had sex (with McFerrin) in her truck at least 15 times,” the news station reports. The 13-year-old victim said McFerrin performed oral sex on him in her classroom, according to police. McFerrin was an eighth-grade math teacher at the school. She has since resigned.
McFerrin was booked at the Harris County Jail and later released after posting $70,000 bail. Her attorney, Chris Tritico, told KTRK-TV that she will be wearing an electronic monitor while she awaits trial. Tritico told the news station McFerrin, “will contest the allegations and looks forward to her day in court.
Samantha McFerrin Charges
If convicted of aggravated sexual assault, McFerrin could be sentenced to between 5 to 99 years in prison on the first-degree felony, according to Texas law. The second-degree felony sexual assault charge carries a potential sentence of 2 to 20 years in prison if she is found guilty.
McFerrin is scheduled to appear in Harris County court on May 12th, 2020, for her arraignment on both charges, according to online court records. She has been ordered to have no contact with the two victims in the cases against her, records show. McFerrin does not have a prior criminal history.