Samantha Gossard Dykstra

Communications Project Manager


  • B.A. Indiana Wesleyan University; Christian Worship and Church Music 
  • M.M. Cleveland Institute of Music; Vocal Performance 

Samantha is the Communications Project Manager at All Belong. She brings her love and commitment to authentically connecting with others to the mission of All Belong and holds an abiding belief that we belong to one another because we are all the beloved of God. Her experience and passion for communication, creativity, and details come from her ten-year career as a professional, international opera singer.  

Samantha is married to All Belong Advancement Director, Brian Dykstra, and they are glad to be home in Michigan nearer to their families after living in Kansas City, Missouri for several years. Samantha continues to enjoy singing, performing, and teaching, and loves the art of hospitality, cooking, and trying her hand at baking layer cakes.