School of Nursing
Faculty of Applied Science
Samantha Young is a freelance artist, art instructor at the City of Burnaby and Project Coordinator with the UBC Transformative Health & Justice Research Cluster. She is on the board of directors for Menstruation REDefined and Unlocking the Gates Services Society. Samantha got her BFA in Drawing and Painting on a full scholarship from OCADU, specializing in Indigenous studies and art education. Her work experience is in arts programming, administration, project coordination, grant writing and working with people that have complex care needs. Samantha’s aspiration is to work in a field that makes an impact on people’s lives.