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Samantha Johnson

Through her partnerships with families and community stakeholders within the Fort Greene community and across New York, Ms. Johnson has connected community members to a multitude of services to strengthen family and community relations.  Samantha’s passion is that she takes pride in community, youth development and social justice and feels that there are no limits to what a person should have access to. She is an active member of the NYC Chapter of Million Hoodies for Justice, NAACP and has partnered with SOS (Save our Streets).  Ms. Johnson is an active member of Brooklyn Community Board No. 2, Youth Education and Cultural arts Committee and a proud graduate of The New School University. She is presently working on her masters for Social Work in Community Organizing at Hunter College.  Ms. Johnson has been recognized by numerous organizations and received awards from Mothers Against Gangs Appreciation Award (2012), Brooklyn Community Church Sisterhood Award (2014) and Brooklyn Trailblazer Award (2013) Citation for community service from the Brooklyn Boro President (2015) and the Barclays Community Service Award (2016).Samantha is presently running for County Committee for the Brooklyn 8 Electoral District.

My Speakers Sessions

Sunday, July 29