Professor Margaretta Jolly, Director of the Centre for Life History and Life Writing Research, University of Sussex

Sam is reliable, enthusiastic, intelligent and pragmatic. She is deeply committed to oral history and community heritage work, as well as having enviable experience in working with many different kinds of groups. On top of bringing personal understanding to academic work in areas that are very important to the humanities in Brighton, Sam also has wonderful social skills and is generally a delight to work with.