Samantha Burkhart received her B.S. in Public Health from Northern Arizona University. She is currently pursuing a Master's in Public Health at Boston University School of Public Health with certificates in Health Policy & Law and Epidemiology & Biostatistics. Sam wants to address systemic inequities through data-driven policy - with a focus on creating health equity for marginalized women. In Fall 2020, Sam helped lead the BAHEC Creating Change Through Public Health Program. She now assists in the development, recruitment, and programming for BAHEC 3.0, an immersive professional development program for graduate-level healthcare professionals to continue the work of diversifying the healthcare field in Boston.