Statera Mentorship | Milwaukee Chapter

Statera Mentorship: Milwaukee was created in the winter of 2019. It was founded by Samantha Martinson who also serves as Regional Coordinator. The Milwaukee chapter is currently preparing for its inaugural class in the winter of 2020. Applications to become a mentee or mentor in the next class will open on January 1, 2020. To receive information about the next round of classes, please sign up for the Statera Newsletter. If you have any questions, please contact our National Co-Directors at

Milwaukee Regional Coordinator


Samantha Martinson (she/her/hers) is a theater artist and educator in the city. Presently, she is the Education Associate at Milwaukee Chamber Theater, where she facilitates playwriting residencies in high schools across the greater Milwaukee area and biennially assistant produces the Young Playwrights Festival. Samantha works with the Zoological Society of Milwaukee, overseeing a grant initiative focused on fostering empathy in youth through science and social-emotional learning. Regionally, she has worked with Renaissance Theaterworks, Milwaukee Repertory Theater, First Stage Children's Theater, Door Shakespeare, and Bard & Bourbon. For more information: