Sam is a humanist, designer, and systems thinker driven by a deep curiosity for the human experience. Her background includes work in historical research and interpretation, nonprofit management, community partnership engagement, legal research, and human-centered design.
Everything she's done has one common thread: translating challenges into opportunities. Sam's curiosity for experience drives her love of human-centered and service design. Through deep research, empathy for users, and understanding of different design methods, she connects common experiences and finds opportunities for social change among wicked problems.