New Employee Relations Representative Joins UPEA

Samantha Unruh is the Utah Public Employees’ Association’s (UPEA’s) newest employee relations representative.

Unruh graduated from the University of Utah in May with bachelor’s degrees in international relations and environmental sustainability. Her studies took her to Costa Rica to research conservation biology and to Washington, D.C., to intern with the Bureau of Land Management.

In her free time, she enjoys cooking, crafting, and playing volleyball. Sam is excited to join UPEA and work alongside all of the awesome staffers and members. She looks forward to learning about the political process and using her experience to help advocate for Utah public employees.