Samantha’s love for design and the environment combined with knowledge of horticulture has led her to landscape design. She wants to create a new way of thinking through her designs. She is expected to graduate in summer 2021, Samantha takes every opportunity the arboretum provides to gain more knowledge about horticulture and creating environments to draw people outdoors more. After graduation she will pursue a master’s degree in landscape architecture. Samantha enjoys kayaking and creating dried floral frames.