Sammy Klipsch

Sammy Klipsch

Program and Grants Manager
Phone: (603) 862-4320
Office: UNH CHHS Institute on Disability, 10 West Edge, Durham, NH 03824

Professional Background

Samantha joined the IOD in April 2021 as a Senior Program Support Assistant for the National Center for START Services. In early 2022 she became the Grant Manager of a 5-year PCORI research project at NCSS and now serves as the Program and Grant Manager for the UNH Children's Behavioral Health team. 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.


  • Master of Divinity MDiv, Wesley Theological Seminary
  • BA, Communication Studies, Louisiana State University