Sam grew up in Cleveland, Ohio, and decided it was time for a change after graduating high school. He relocated to Austin for college, and hasn’t looked back since; he loves the city and plans to stay long term. He studied accounting at St. Edward’s University, and is currently starting a bookkeeping business to serve self-employed individuals. Along with his entrepreneurship goals, Sam aspires to become a professional martial artist. He trains to compete in jiu jitsu, mauy Thai and MMA. Aside from training, Sam enjoys long walks with his dog and girlfriend on any of Austin’s beautiful trails.