- AAAE – Certified Member (CM)
- AAAE – Airport Certified Employee (ACE) in Operations
- FAA Private Pilot License – Airplane Single-Engine Land (ASEL)
- BS, Aviation Management, Westminster College, Salt Lake City, UT
Sam is an experienced aviation professional with 11 years of experience in airport operations and management at GA and air carrier airports in Texas, Colorado, and Utah. Most of the airports he has worked at have had large-scale construction projects during his employment with them, triggering his interest in aviation planning. Sam holds a private pilot certificate, is still actively flying today, and is passionate about all-things aviation. He looks forward to bringing his operational experience and perspective to benefit T-O’s clients.