Sam has been running the brother/sister track of the annual conference since 2012 and has been working with individuals who have siblings with Down Syndrome for even longer. She is a licensed social worker and primarily works with teenagers/young adults and their families. Sam has a brother Chris who has Down Syndrome and (until the pandemic) worked part time at a pizza shop while attending a skills training program the other days of the week to further develop job skills. Sam and her family have been connected with the MDSC for over 30 years!