Sam graduated with a degree in philosophy from San Francisco State University. A Portland native, he lived and worked for many years in Mexico and Nicaragua, where he was a teacher, Peace Corps volunteer, and Sales Consultant. Sam loves working at NWSC and helping families make their dreams come true by helping them bring babies into the world. When he’s not working, Sam enjoys mountain biking and skiing. Sam’s work is primarily focused on introducing NWSC to intended parents as they begin the process of surrogacy. He also assists with the development of international and domestic programs.