Samantha Fenger

Phone: 727-686-7688
Email: sfenger@largo.com

SamanthaFengerCommissioner Samantha Fenger was born in Winter Park, Florida and is a community-minded professional with over a decade of experience in fostering partnerships between corporate, city, nonprofit organizations, and the community to promote local growth, support mentorship of our youth and help domestic violence survivors. Commissioner Fenger’s experience ranges from working in local government as a city planner to community outreach positions with nonprofit and educational organizations.  She has a MBA in Sustainable Management, B.A. in Environmental Studies, an active REALTOR and several more professional certifications and accomplishments.

Overall, Commissioner Fenger's professional career has been underlined by her passion to serve our community and lends a natural extension into the real estate profession.

POLITICAL BACKGROUND
  • City of Largo Planning Board Member (2013-2014)
  • City of Largo Community Development Advisory Board, 2007-2012, Chair (2010-2012)
  • Pinellas County Metropolitan Planning Organization Bicycle Advisory Committee (2013-2014)
  • Graduate Tampa Bay Public Leadership Institute (2013)
  • Pinellas County Homeless Leadership Board (2014-2016)
  • Pinellas County Juvenile Justice Citizens' Academy (graduated June 2015)
  • Commission Liaison Recreation, Parks & Arts Advisory Board (2015)
  • Commission Liaison Community Development Advisory Board (2016)
  • Commission Liaison Code Enforcement Board (2017)
  • Commission Liaison Planning Board (2018)
  • Commission Liaison Recreation, Parks & Arts Board (2019-Present)
  • Area Agency on Aging of Pasco-Pinellas Advisory Council (2015-Present)
  • Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA) Board of Directors (2015-Present)
  • PSTA Planning Committee (2015-2016; 2017-2018; 2018-2019)
  • PSTA Legislative Committee (2016-2017)
  • PSTA Planning Committee (2017-2018)
  • Keynote Speaker for the 2015 Seniors in Service of Tampa Bay "Bridging Generations" Luncheon
  • Florida League of Cities - Growth Management and Economic Affairs (2015)
  • Florida League of Cities Transportation & Intergovernmental Relations Policy Committee (2020)
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
  • Vice President of the National Board of Directors for the Caregivers Support Network (2014-2018)
  • Women Working Together for Animals at SPCA Tampa Bay (2014-2016)
  • Volunteer Directors Association of Pinellas County member (2012-2014)
  • Council Member, Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of Pinellas County (2012-2014)
  • Graduate, City of Largo Citizens’ Academy (2007)
  • The Haven of RCS Domestic Violence Advisory Council Member (2018-Present)
  • Volunteer Judge for Woodlawn Community Academy’s Annual Writing Contest (2019-Present)
  • Awards:
    • Recipient, City of Largo’s Good Neighbors Partnership Grant (2007)