Sam is a Photographer and Art Educator currently based out of Berkeley, CA.  She has the pleasure of teaching Photography at Berkeley High School and previously taught multiple visual arts courses at Newark Memorial High School. She earned a BFA in Photography from the Art Institute of Boston and a MEd in Visual Arts Education from Lesley University. She is interested in how we construct knowledge and meaning through representation and how the arts can be used to facilitate community and discourse. On the weekends, you can find her exploring outside, tending to her garden, or running around on a rugby pitch. She can be reached at