Sam joins the Sig Sauer Academy with over 12 years combined of military and Federal Law Enforcement experience.
He currently serves as a Federal Law Enforcement Officer for a US Government agency. While assigned to his agency’s counter-terrorism team, he has worked and trained with numerous military and law enforcement entities.
Prior to his law enforcement career, Sam served on active duty in the United States Army Infantry. He is a veteran of the Global War on Terrorism and served 2 tours in Iraq conducting combat and protective security operations. He also deployed to the Balkans as part of NATO security forces. He received multiple commendations for his service to include the Purple Heart, Army Commendation medal, and Combat Infantry Badge.
Sam has been a firearms instructor for over 4 years and is a member of the International Defensive Pistol Association (IDPA) and National Rifle Association (NRA).