As Chief of Staff, Sam works on managing key initiatives of the organization’s global strategy, as well as supporting the growth of the firm’s fastest growing client-relationships.
Sam leads EI’s integration efforts including marketing, capabilities development, and the formation of a new analytics function. Before joining Edelman, Sam was an analyst at Penn Schoen Berland (PSB), where she conducted innovative research solutions across a variety of mediums such as segmentation, thought leadership, corporate reputation, issues management, and message testing for both corporate and political clients.
Sam holds a BA from the University of Michigan and an MS in Strategic Communications from Columbia University. She has written for the Huffington Post and is the Honorary Chair of The Pink Agenda.