Moving schools, let alone states, wasn’t part of Olivia Samples’ perfect senior year. But the tragedy that was losing out on her perfect senior year taught her one of the most important lessons of her life.
From the event: Homecoming
Olivia Samples is in her third and final year studying public relations and women’s and gender studies at Simpson College. She is involved on campus as a sexual assault advocate and advertising director and writer for the college newspaper. She also interns for Yoga For First Responders. Originally from Charlotte, North Carolina, Olivia is beginning to call Des Moines home.