Samantha Bulkilvish is a recent graduate of the Masters in Urban Planning program. Her undergraduate degree is in Environmental Studies from Washington College in Chestertown, MD. Before returning to school Samantha worked for six years as a GIS Analyst at Washington College’s GIS Program. Sam brings her knowledge of GIS to the lab to assist with all projects from local research on child pedestrian safety to global projects like health and sanitation strategies for Southern India. As she continues to work in the lab Sam hopes to assist with many more mapping projects and to assist with the maintenance of the Food Lab website and Growing Food Connections website.