Samantha O’Hara – Partner, Longs View Capital, LLC
Samantha O’Hara is a singer and performer with an extensive 30 year background in music. Raised in a singing family in Texas, her first solo was recorded at the age of three. From traveling and performing in concerts to theaters and musicals, her genres include everything from Opera to Broadway to Jazz.
While studying at Oral Roberts University, she began her formal training in Opera. She also worked on a daily television show in Tulsa for 5 years singing in front of live audiences, and also appeared in numerous commercials and studio recordings. After ORU, she worked in organization and event planning and continued singing with Tulsa Opera for 4 years. She then moved to Dallas where she began working with the Dallas Opera.
Samantha moved to Boulder in 1997. She has served on the board of the YMCA and Co-founded Lyric Artists, a Young Artists Community Opera Company in Lakewood. At Lyric Artists she helped with fundraising, costuming, staging and choral directing. Samantha then began to open her home to support singers and musicians as well as area organizations such as The Boulder Philharmonic, Central City Opera, and Parlando School of Music. She remains active in the community.
Her passion is to continue to support and help to build a presence for the Arts in the Boulder Community.