Samantha is community focused and her charity support has included trekking 27km for cancer research, cooking with top Sydney chefs and CEOs for the homeless, improving the reading skills of disadvantaged school children, being treasurer of a local sporting club and navigating riders on an 8 day charity bike tour. Samantha has mentored young entrepreneurs and currently mentors chartered accounting graduates.
Her current engagements include:
Rugby Business Network Australia (RBN)
Committee Member (Secretary), host, and writer for the RBN newsletters. The RBN is a not-for-profit venture that connects business people with passion for rugby.
Business Accelerators Sydney
Host and Speaker. Business Accelerators Sydney is for those in corporate roles and business owners/entrepreneurs alike and is designed to be used as a mastermind forum, where people can network, connect and socialise. Catch ups are held quarterly in the Sydney CBD.
Corporate Escapee Meetup
Stays the same apart from the last sentence – Catch ups are held quarterly in the Sydney CBD.
UNSW Peter Farrell Cup Entrepreneurship Competition
Institute of Chartered Accountants
Mentor 2014, 2015
We would like to thank Samantha, our mentor, for being supportive and challenging, with critical questions throughout the project. It has definitely increased the outcome in a positive way.Michael Kang, Peter Farrell Cup team 2014
Thank you so much Samantha for going out of your way to organise such an insightful and helpful event. I was able to meet likeminded people and I loved it. I love the energy and the passion everyone has in trying to give back to the world. Maggie PMaggie P