Sammi is a PhD student in Communications at George Mason University, a Graduate Teaching Assistant, and a Researcher at the Center for Climate Change Communication (4C). Sammi earned her MS from The Ohio State University in Environmental Science with an emphasis on Public Health. Her research interests broadly include science communication and science education. In the past she has adjuncted in multiple locations, teaching courses such as: Concepts of Sustainability, Earth Science, Ecology, Environmental Communication, Environmental Management, Environmental Science, Fundamentals of Communication, Our Dependence on the Environment, and Meteorology. Sammi currently teaches Communicating Climate Change and Health. In her free time, Sammi enjoys hanging out with her husband and dog, as well as showing her 3 horses.