Samantha Shapses Wertheim is an educator, trainer, and consultant committed to engaging students, faculty, and administrators in the practice of social justice education. Samantha has created and conducted leadership, team building, and diversity workshops for the past 15 years as a student affairs administrator. She holds an Ed.D. from New York University in Higher and Postsecondary Education. Samantha is currently an adjunct faculty member in the Higher Education and Student Affairs program at New York University.