Sam is a husband and father of two children, a son and daughter. He has been a youth coordinator and mentor since 2008. He lives in Mukuru, an informal settlement in Nairobi, Kenya. He has been contributing to creating space for youth engagement on conflict resolution and exploring alternative strategies to power over in youth leadership within community based organizations within the informal settlement.
He is passionate about sustainable youth development and peaceful coexistence within the African continent. He has been incorporating NVC in peace building programs in Mukuru even before he embarked on his certification journey in 2013 enjoying to give his presence voluntarily drawing from the song GIVEN TO by Ruth Bebermeyer.