Hometown: Germantown, TennesseeBefore coming to Samford, Sam was the editor-in-chief of his high school's newspaper and served as an Ambassador for school while being a member of a state-championship winning swim team. In addition to being a National Merit Finalist, Sam was also a member of several honorary societies including Cum Laude Society. At Samford, he is a member of the Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity where he served as Pledge Class President, Philanthropy Chairman, Secretary, and currently serves as the Chapter President. He was the Vice-President of Alpha Lambda Delta, a Howard Scholar, and part of the Howard College Ambassador Program. Following his graduation from Samford in May of 2020, Sam plans to pursue a law degree.