Samantha Lyons joined UCF RESTORES in September of 2023 as a Clinical Case Coordinator. She is a graduate of Florida State University with a B.S. in Sociology and went on to graduate from Webster University with a master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. Samantha has experience working with therapeutic foster children and families and most recently worked as a Social Worker in the school system. She is passionate about serving others and eager to assist in the healing of those affected by trauma. Samantha’s additional interests include spending time with her two teenage children, exercising, and reading.