Samantha Dillon, age 19, spent 3 years in Ohio’s Child Welfare system.

Samantha had a total of 6 placements. She is a proud high school graduate and is working with the Ohio youth advisory board serving as the vice president. In her free time, she loves to play instruments and walk her dog. Samantha plans to become a caseworker to support and advocate for foster youth. She knows how hard it is to navigate the system feeling alone and unheard. 

Samantha Dillon is a passionate and resilient young woman. 

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2019 Outstanding Young Leaders