Partner Spotlight: Sam Alavi

On Bullying Prevention


The Sacramento Promise Zone is excited to host Sam Alavi for our November session of the Mind, Body, & SpiritHealth Series.


Sam Alavi has spent her career in all parts of education- from elementary schools to universities to educational nonprofits and educational policy advocacy. Currently, Sam serves as the Founding Director of the Center for Community Engagement at Samuel Merritt University. Prior to this she worked as the Director of Strategic Initiatives for University Development at UC Davis. Sam has also spent over ten years in the nonprofit world, working with middle school and high school students all over the country to combat bullying, racism, homophobia, and transphobia. Sam has an undergraduate degree from UC Davis and a master’s degree from Stanford’s Graduate School of Education.


Sam will be presenting about bullying prevention during the upcoming Sacramento Promise Zone Mind, Body, & Spirit Health Series Session #5 on November 12, 2021 from 9:30AM - 10:15AM [REGISTER]. She will discuss bullying of both adults and children, bullying in the online landscape, and what to do if someone is being bullied. Check out a short preview of her presentation below and JOIN US on the 12th!


Click the video below to view the preview video!



Sacramento Promise Zone

Mind, Body, & Spirit Health Series Session #5: Bullying Prevention

November 12, 2021

9:30AM - 10:15AM

You may also register for future sessions in advance using the links provided below:


The Sacramento Promise Zone is partnering with Samuel Merritt University to host a bimonthly mind, body, & spirit series that will feature medical professionals sharing information focused on improving health outcomes and eliminating disparities. Join us! Please share with your networks and the people that you serve.

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