Second-year fellow Samantha Maytag describes the opportunities provided by the Fellowship alumni network.
About Samantha: Raised on a ranch in the Wet Mountain Valley of Colorado, Samantha developed a love for horses and passion for skiing at a young age. She attended Centennial High School in Pueblo, Colorado before taking a gap year devoted to showing horses. Afterwards, she attended Middlebury College in Vermont, where she graduated in May 2010 with a B.A. in environmental economics and a minor in Spanish. She studied abroad in Valparaíso, Chile and Salamanca, Spain.