Sam is the Student Ministries Coordinator at First Baptist Church. He was born and raised in Dos Palos, and after completing high school at Dos Palos he enlisted into the Marine Corps at the age of 18. He served in the Marines for 5 years and got out in 2016. He was married in 2013 to his beautiful bride Falicia. Together they have a son named Max, and another boy coming in September 2017. He has a strong passion to reach the younger generation and pour into their lives. He enjoys woodworking and building new things.