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Sam Konnert


Sam is a 2019 graduate of the University of Calgary with a BA (Honours) in Political Science. After his degree, he was fortunate enough to travel extensively through Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. During his travels, he refined his photography skills and sparked his passion for journalism and storytelling. Most recently, he has been working as an emergency responder with the Canadian Red Cross.

Sam is a native Calgarian who loves living by the Rocky Mountains. He’s an avid cyclist, hiker, and soccer player.