“Wit & wisdom wrapped in a blanket.” -Will Thomas, WNMC Radio. Sam is an Earthwork Music songwriter with an upcoming solo release. She’s recorded vox & violin on over fifty albums and toured with bands including Maraj, Chris Bathgate, Hearth & Hymn, Bowhunter and Matt Jones. Sam has a Social Ecology BA from WMU's Lee Honors College. She facilitates creative coping & empowerment programs via organizations such as SEEDS & The Gift Of Music. This winter, she’s recording her second album with an accompanying set of curriculum via the Kalamazoo Arts Council KADI Grant.