SAMANTHA GRIFFIN

ASSISTANT TEACHER

Samantha is very excited to be joining the staff at First Church Preschool this year. She received a BA in Journalism from Saint Michael's College in Vermont. After graduation, Samantha worked as an elementary school substitute teacher and after-school tutor after which she worked as a local reporter for a weekly newspaper in Massachusetts. Samantha went on to work in Corporate Communications for People's United Bank. Samantha and her husband, Mike, a Wethersfield native, have two children, Ava and Jack. In her spare time, Samantha is very involved with the PTO at her children’s' elementary school. You might be able to spot Samantha walking the family's very energetic Australian Shepherd puppy, Coco, around town. Samantha enjoyed working with the FCC Preschool Extended Enrichment Session classes last spring and looks forward to continuing in that role for the upcoming school year.