Samantha Smith received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Columbus College of Art & Design. She became a Sous Chef at The Flatiron downtown Columbus where food became her art. She then moved to stewarding The Victoria’s Secret Fashion show collection and traveling around the U.S. to curate and install Fashion show looks in stores and museums. From 2018-2021 Sam owned and operated a wine shop in Bexley, Ohio. She is responsible for supporting exhibitions, maintaining the daily operations, helping create a unique and enriching experience for the interns, and organizing events such as panel talks, workshops, and visiting artists for the Denison Museum. Sam lives in Granville with her husband Adam and daughter Fayla.