Sam began his insurance career in 1987 while working in an agency in the bootheel of Missouri. He moved to Columbia in 1989 and immediately began working for Harrison Agency. Sam has helped individuals, families and businesses with their insurance needs throughout this time. He obtained his Certified Insurance Counselor designation in 1996 and his Certified Professional Insurance Agent designation in 2013.
Sam's career also includes becoming a national instructor for the National Alliance for their Certified Insurance Service Representative and Certified Insurance Counselor programs. He is also a national facualty member of the Agribusiness and Farm Insurance Specialist program. He has been called on to offer insurance education in conferences across the country and has serviced as an expert consultant to several law firms. Sam is currently serves as President of the Missouri Insurance Education Foundation.
Sam is a former "Young Agent of the Year" award winner for Missouri. His passion away from the office is cooking. He and his family offer their culinary talents to many local organizations for fundraising purposes.