Welcome Farren Samuels!
New Parent Liaison
Farren Samuels is the new Great Start Collaborative Parent Liaison. She was born and raised in Saginaw County, graduating from Nouvel Catholic Central in 2005. After that she pursued a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration/Marketing from Northwood University. She lives in Thomas Township with her son, Dallas, who is 7 with Autism. Her family has used the Birth-3 services, which helped her tremendously with the diagnosis of her child and connecting her with other resources in the county.
Farren has 3 years experience in marketing for a rehabilitation center that serviced adults and children. She currently holds her Real Estate License that she does alongside of the Parent Liaison role. She has a passion for volunteering, especially when it involves women and children. She has been a part of the Junior League of Saginaw Valley for 6 years. She worked on the committee that has done a Christmas party for the Bay Area Women's Shelter, stuff the backpacks for low income families, and a fitness day for the children at the First Ward Community Center, to name a few. Farren also has experience being a CASA for the CAN Council where she was a child advocate.
Farren is compassionate about making changes in the community for families. She strongly feels healthy children, school readiness and parent training is what it takes to move a community forward. She values all feedback and suggestions you can contact her via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 989-399-7458.