Samantha Cutler is a native of West Bloomfield, Michigan and a recent graduate, majoring in psychology and Judaic Studies, of the University of Michigan. Sammi has had extensive experience working and volunteering in the Jewish community. Sammi was president of her BBYO chapter, a counselor at Camp Tamarack, and took a lead role in raising over $100,000 for the Community NEXT efforts of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit. Opportunities to work with the elderly residents at Jewish Senior Life Fleischman Residence, as part of JVS Detroit’s Jewish Occupational Internship (JOIN), and her work with Holocaust survivors as a part of Michigan Hillel’s Conference on the Holocaust, have shaped her professional aspirations. She joins JCLP with the goal of bringing compassion, insight, and energy to work with Jewish geriatric populations. Her current field placement is with Jewish Family Service of Metropolitan Detroit in the older adult department, and she is Co-President of the Organization of Jewish Social Workers at the University of Michigan.