Sam is a designer and educator living in Austin, TX. She writes and speaks about Responsive Web Design, Diversity and Inclusion in Tech, and design research and process.
a designer at thoughtbot, a Tech Ladies city organizer, and serve on two advisory boards for profit and non-profit organizations. She’s a former Director of Academic Operations and Diversity, Director of Instruction, and Design Instructor in for-profit education and universities.
Sam has written for The Pastry Box Project (2015, 2018) as well as a monthly column for net magazine print and online. She shares her thoughts on the web in the documentary, What Comes Next Is The Future. She makes playlists and travels a lot. She also cooks and dines out and photographs it all.