Samantha Griffin is a Michigan State University Extension 4-H Program Coordinator in Kent County, Michigan. She has worked in this capacity since July 2022. In this role, Samantha provides leadership and management of local 4-H programs, volunteers, and youth participants in Kent County. She promotes and strengthens the Kent County 4-H program by developing programs and partnerships, promoting and evaluating 4-H programs, and recruiting and training volunteers. Samantha Griffin is also the liaison from the state Michigan 4-H office helps to ensure that statewide opportunities and information is available to local participants.