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Samantha Peetros, communications specialist, develops online and print communication and outreach materials, manages the agency's websites and social networking efforts, and handles media outreach and inquiries. She also oversees the agency's intern and volunteer program and serves as editor of the newsletter. Samantha comes to BORDC with over nine years of political experience, having acted as a liaison to state political organizations, field organizer, and new media specialist. She most recently worked as the events and communications coordinator for the National Alliance on Mental Illness of Western Massachusetts, and for the Womanshelter/Companeras as an advocate for victims of domestic violence in Springfield courts. After earning her bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 2009, she earned a certificate in advanced paralegal studies from Bay Path College. Samantha is currently a candidate for juris doctor at Western New England University School of Law, where she is focusing on constitutional law, gender and sexuality studies, and public policy.