Samantha Townsend

Samantha Townsend

Senior Communications and Engagement Officer

Samantha has more than 20 years of experience in media and public relations.

She has worked at several public relations consultancies in Brisbane over the past 15 years. She has worked with clients from a range of sectors from government and health to finance and retail, including TransLink, Darling Downs Health, Metro North Health, QT Mutual Bank and Terry White Chemmart.

Prior to working in the public relations industries, Samantha was a journalist at several community newspapers covering rounds including local government, emergency services and general news.

At Health Translation Queensland, Samantha’s role is to execute strategic communications and engagement activities to support and promote collaborative translational health research in Queensland.

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