Sam graduated with a Bachelor’s in Recreation Management at the Marriott Business School at BYU in December 2016. He has also received his Certified Parks and Recreation Professional (CPRP) certification from the NRPA, and certifications in both Social Media Marketing and the Hootsuite Platform.
He has a variety of recreation experience ranging from a summer spent as an intern with the Orem Owlz minor league baseball team, to being a restaurant general manager, to being an intern with a parks and recreation department in Alaska. He lives in Springville, UT and has lived in Utah County most of his life. He loves the recreation opportunities available in the county, especially hiking and camping. His favorite part of working for the Utah Lake Commission (ULC) is providing unique opportunities for the public to experience all that Utah Lake has to offer.
Sam helps plan events, manages the social media for the ULC, publishes monthly newsletters and other web content, coordinates with volunteers, and works on various other projects as needed.