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Staff Profile: Samara Young Position: Communications Officer

Samara says: "Reconciliation is about listening to and understanding the histories, experiences and knowledges of our First Nations peoples and acknowledging their cultural authority in addressing some of our country's most deplorable injustices."

Samara has been the Communications Officer for Reconciliation SA since in August 2015. At work you will see her navigating a suite of communication needs, including things like updating the organisations web content and curating content for Twitter and Facebook. Our social media followers are fast growing which is a good sign. Samara also works on the organisations marketing and communication plans, developing messaging and branding for the organisation, and ensuring Reconciliation SA is positioned in a place that adds value and meaning to its diverse range of audiences.

No stranger to the Reconciliation SA team Samara worked as an intern for the organisation in 2014, now she is excited to take a leading role. To the team, Samara brings a passion for social change paired with an eagerness to build relationships within the community. 

When she’s not working hard on the organisation’s communication needs, Samara enjoys travelling around the state, country and world.

If you'd like to contact Samara, email her on or 8429 2776