Samantha is a Research Assistant in the SPARK Lab. She joined the lab in March 2021. She holds a degree in English and Media Studies. In her work with the SPARK LAB, she has updated the SPARK Lab webpages on the Holland Bloorview website. Samantha is providing a youth lived experience perspective for the Virtual Care Project as well as supported the Supporting successful use of communication systems in school: An evaluation of educators’ use of the Functional Impact of Augmentative and Alternative Communication–Educator Measure in the classroom study. In her spare time, she enjoys reading.