Samantha Smith, Director, Just Transition Center. Sam Smith is an activist, lawyer and the director of the Just Transition Centre, working for a Just Transition for workers and communities globally. Before joining the JTC, Samantha was the global climate and energy leader for WWF. She started her career as a corporate litigation attorney specially in finance in the United States. Sam has degrees in history and law from the University of California, Berkeley. The Just Transition Center, working for a Just transition for workers and communities globally. The Centre was established by the International Trade Union confederation and partners to achieve concrete plans for just transition at different levels.