Samantha Gibson

Sabathani Community Center, Minneapolis

Name: Samantha Gibson

Hometown: Oshkosh, WI.

Education: Neuroscience B.S. from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities.

An experience in my life that has shaped my decision to spend a year as an AmeriCorps VISTA:

Seeing evidence of health disparities as a volunteer in the emergency department at Hennepin County Medical Center motivated me to become a VISTA.

Three words that best describe me:

Driven, deliberative, enthusiastic.

One thing I can’t live without:

My friends and family.

Something I like to do for fun:

Run, hike, read, explore, try new foods/restaurants.