Director, Advisory ServicesYear: 2021
Samantha is a director of advisory services at Social Finance, where she works with governments, non-profits, and investors to explore Pay for Success opportunities.
Prior to Social Finance, she served as a manager in Deloitte’s public sector strategy practice where she worked with U.S. government agencies and NGOs on enterprise strategy, performance management, and program evaluation. Through her work, she has guided senior level officials in the development of strategic plans and the adoption of data-driven methods of program design and evaluation. Much of her work at Deloitte focused specifically on public health challenges in the United States, including the COVID-19 response.
Prior to her time at Deloitte, Samantha worked with the World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group on project and program level evaluations for poverty alleviation initiatives. She has also previously served as a research and outreach associate for the Small Planet Institute.
Samantha earned a Master’s in Public Affairs from the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs, where she focused on International Development, and a Bachelor’s degree from Vassar College, where she double majored in Economics and Political Science.