Sam is from the UK and grew up at the Calvary Chapel 'Church on the Way' Bradford. He completed the Missions Training Program at Calvary Chapel Bible College Europe and then completed the 1 year Internship Program. It was at the Hungary campus that Sam met his wife Hannah who is from Georgia USA and grew up at Calvary Chapel Heartland GA. After Bible College Sam was employed as the Youth & Young Adults Pastor at Church on the Way Bradford. He then worked for 6 years in the Civil Service UK as a Career Counselor and Project Manager and at the same time joined the Pastoral Staff of large Independent Evangelical Church in the UK called Sunbridge Road Mission. In 2014 they were sent out on the mission field, firstly to New Zealand where Sam taught at the Calvary Chapel Bible Institute NZ for 2 years before moving to Nepal. Sam and Hannah now live in Nepal with their 4 children where they serve at the Calvary Chapel Bible College Kathmandu. Their heart is also to equip leaders outside of the Kathmandu valley and to care for underprivileged children around Nepal.