Samantha Burke has been a proud member of the JLI since 2019. She has served in a variety of roles in the JLI (including Around the Community/Community Impact Member and Training and Development Member) and currently serves as Vice President of Civic Engagement and Training. Samantha is a passionate professional who has dedicated her career to helping others feel inspired and empowered to reach their full potential and believes in the mission of JLI.
In her current role as Vice President of Programming and Development for Pass the Torch for Women Foundation, she has had the honor to successfully create and implement national mentoring solutions to enhance and implement diversity and inclusion initiatives for universities and corporations. As a founder of a non-profit, motivational speaker and upcoming published author, she values the notion of bridging the vision to make her community stronger by turning it into a reality through program development and building meaningful collaborations. Samantha is a proud graduate of Purdue University and has completed an online program through Harvard Business School.