Sam earned his B.S. Marketing Management from Pamplin in 1990 and his B.A. Political Science from Virginia Tech in 1989. He is a lifelong Roanoke, VA resident with three children, two of which are currently enrolled at VT. Sam enjoys Crossfit, fly fishing, snow skiing, and he loves the outdoors. A fun fact about Sam is that he has not missed the VT vs UVA football game - home or away - since 1984.