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September 7, 2017 – Allison Samanas, of Dallas, has been appointed Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis at King’s College. She will be primarily responsible for developing and implementing the long-range planning and forecasting processes, including budgeting and financial management of operations, current and emerging programs, and strategic goals. In addition, she will be taking on responsibility for bank relations and communications along with several process improvement projects at the College. 

Prior to coming to King’s, Samanas was a Senior Financial Analyst for InterMetro Industries Corp. in Wilkes-Barre. She previously served as a Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis and Capital Reporting for commercial real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield Inc., in New York, and Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis for global retailer Foot Locker, Inc., in New York. 

Samanas earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the Pennsylvania State University. She is currently pursuing a master’s of business administration degree at the University of Scranton. 

Allison Samanas, Manager of Financial Planning & Analysis at King’s College