Samantha Young


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.

First Nations land acknowledegement

We acknowledge that the UBC Point Grey campus is situated on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm.

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