Dr. Samantha Montano is a Disasterologist. Her education background includes a B.S. in Psychology from Loyola University New Orleans and a M.S. and Ph.D. in Emergency Management from North Dakota State University. In addition to research she engages regularly in activist and grassroots work, finding the two inextricably intertwined. Her first book, DISASTEROLOGY, published with HarperCollins in August 2021.