Samantha Pickering

Samantha Pickering

Director of Education

Samantha holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies, with a focus in education, from the University of Michigan – Dearborn. She’s currently pursuing a master’s degree in public health from Wayne State University. Her heart is rooted in the grassroots movement in Detroit, working and volunteering with various environmental organizations over the years. She is passionate about raising awareness on environmental and social justice issues, and most of her community education experience is around waste reduction and management.

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Plastic Oceans International is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization, founded and existing under the laws of California (Federal Tax ID #81-3778043). We are dedicated to ending plastic pollution and fostering sustainable communities worldwide.

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