Samantha Laite

Community Planning Fellow • 2021

University/College The New School


Samantha Laite is a graduate student at The New School pursuing a Master in Environmental Policy and Sustainable Management. Samntha graduated in 2018 from the University of Tampa, with a B.A. in GRaphic Design, focusing on Interactive Media. After completing a certicate program in visual communications at Studio Arts College International in Florence, Italy, she spent two years working at a small marketing firm as their Junior Graphic Designer before deciding to pursue graduate school. She looks forward to developing the knowledge and skill-set to be able to fully communicate the correct messaging surrounding climate, environmental, and social injustices from The New School. After graduating, Samantha is interested in exploring the accessibility and educational components of sustainability systems in New York.