Samantha Peek, M.B.A.


M.B.A., Arizona State University - W. P. Carey School of Business




Phone: 408-858-9095

Fall 2023 Office Hours: Tuesdays 11:00-1:00 by appointment on Zoom.


About Professor Samantha Peek:

Samantha Peek is a San Jose State University graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science Concentration in Chemistry. She obtained her Master's Degree in Business Administration from Arizona State University. She completed an internship with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives researching explosives and fire debris analysis. She later worked as a Lab Assistant for the Santa Clara County Crime Lab.

Currently, she works as a Fire Investigator for her company, Fire Investigation Industries, where she completes fire investigations, conducts training, and researches fire and explosions. Samantha Peek has been a fire investigator for 7 years and has conducted over 300 fire investigations. She is the Chairman of the Board of Directors for SLO FIST, Inc. and is currently a lecturer at San Jose State University teaching FS 166 Forensic Chemistry. 

Areas of Interest:

  • Fire and explosives
  • Forensic science
  • Investigations