Director of Impact | Exposure Labs
Samantha Wright is the director of impact of Chasing Coral at Exposure Labs, leading efforts to leverage film to drive social change. A social entrepreneur at heart, Samantha was previously VP of Global Programs at Girl Rising, where she led projects to catalyze the girls’ education movement. This included building the US domestic campaign, and architecting Girl Rising’s expansion to India. Other highlights include running TEDxBeijing; working with Lao farmers at the UN World Food Programme; advocating on behalf of political prisoners in Uganda and starting inner-city literacy programs in Canada. Samantha holds an MPhil in International Relations from the University of Oxford.