Samantha Rogers is a student of the Grimwade Centre’s Master of Cultural Materials Conservation. She has an interest in paper and object conservation and community heritage advocacy and engagement. She has a Master of Ancient History from Macquarie University and a BA (Hons) in History from Monash University. Samantha is a qualified secondary teacher specialising in History and Humanities and is a member of the Professional Historians Association (Vic & Tas). She has recently launched the blog Dandenong Ranges History, an exploration into the local history of the Dandenong Ranges and surrounds.