Samantha Walters
Research Consultant

Jennifer Fornal, Director for Special ProjectsWhile getting her B.A. in Sociology from the University of Arizona, Samantha started working as a Social Media Strategist for a nonprofit organization. This experience led her to create her own Social Media Consulting firm and pursue a Masterís degree in Social Entrepreneurship and Change from Pepperdine University.

Today, Samantha is based in LA and involved in developing and running a Corporate Social Responsibility program for a LA-based tech company. Her strategic plan has resulted in numerous partnerships between tech companies and nonprofits, which has led to innovative STEM programming for young adults in the greater Los Angeles area. When she is not in the office or speaking to nonprofits about corporate partnerships and social media, she can be found on the basketball court teaching young girls how to play the game. When basketball is out of season, Samantha is spanning the globe helping nonprofit organizations make an impact in the online world.