August 11, 2015

Samantha Ender is a Vice President and Program Officer at J.P. Morgan in New York City. Prior to joining J.P. Morgan, Sam was the Senior Development Officer atPartners In Health(PIH), a global health nonprofit partnering with the public sector in ten countries around the world to ensure that all people have access to quality health care. It was during her time at PIH that Sam first encountered the HPA, after the HPA community joined forces with other fandoms for Helping Haiti Heal, an effort that raised over $120,000 to send five planes of desperately needed cargo to earthquake-ravaged Haiti in January 2010. Sam holds a Masters degree in Public Health from Boston University and a Bachelor's degree in Anthropology from Amherst College; she lives in Brooklyn, NY with a small gang of very hardy houseplants.