7th degree black belt from the Kukkiwon, World Tae Kwon Do
7th degree black belt Korea Taekwondo Moo Duk Kwan Association
7th Degree Black Belt Richard Chun Taekwondo Headquarters
5th degree black belt from the Global Hapkido Association.
BAS, Accounting, Guilford College
MA, Theology, Christian Counseling Concentration, Houston Graduate School of Theology
Master Sam had a career in accounting that spanned over 20 years. He then changed careers and worked in pastoral care serving as a hospital chaplain, and later transitioning to crisis mental health work. He currently serves as part time Business Administrator for a local church in addition to running Shelton Martial Arts Academy and Strategic Awareness and Defense Training.