Sam started his insurance career in 1986 with Mutual of Omaha selling auto & home policies as well as medical. About a year later he was recruited by Northwestern Mutual Life to specialize in life insurance and employee benefits. He joined George Petersen ten years later where he currently focuses on workers comp, life insurance and employee benefits. He enjoys spending time with his nine grandkids, the game of golf as well as rifle and bow hunting. Sam also serves as a volunteer firefighter and certified First Responder for his community fire department, Carlotta Volunteer Fire and Rescue.