Samita lives in Mississauga and understands Gujarati.
She has two daughters and identifies as part of the Indian and Caribbean communities. Samita spends a lot of time fundraising for local projects. She is currently working on raising money to buy backpacks with school supplies for children from low-income families.
Her motivation to get involved in the Community Engagement and Leadership Initiative comes from a desire to make Peel a place where everyone is accepted for who they are without biases.
She wants to make Peel Region the best region in the GTA and have people feel proud to live here.