Samantha Summers is the Manager of Individual Giving for the Toronto International Film Festival, where she manages the grassroots and intermediate giving portfolios. Prior to this she worked in a fundraising capacity for small museums and heritage sites, and in communications. She has a deep love for fundraising in the arts, and in July 2021 she defended her thesis, “Divestment in Times of Change: The Loss of Major Donors in Art Galleries,” at the University of Toronto.
Queen’s History Alumni have a long record of outstanding achievements. Our alumni can be found in every walk of life: not only among professional historians, history teachers, museum curators and archivists, but among lawyers, consultants, public policy analysts, journalists, writers and more. Wherever your History degree has taken you, we want to hear from you!
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