Samantha Klipsch

CSS Senior Program Support Assistant


  • Master of Divinity (MDiv), Wesley Theological Seminary, 2019
  • BA, Communication Studies, Louisiana State University, 2015

Professional Background

Samantha joined the Center for START Services at the IOD in April 2021 as a Senior Program Support Assistant. She has worked in the nonprofit and corporate spheres in office management, market coordinating, customer service, and event planning. Samantha has also worked in Higher Education, most recently as a recruiter in the admissions office at Wesley Theological Seminary in D.C. She lives in Manchester, NH and enjoys exploring the White Mountains with her wife and two dogs.


START is a research-based model of services and supports for individuals with an intellectual/developmental disability (IDD) ages six and older who also have a mental health (MH) diagnosis or behavioral health needs.

Sammy Klipsch is a woman with short reddish blond hair and glasses
Institute on Disability
57 Regional Drive, Unit 8
Concord, NH 03301