Posted: November 2, 2016 at 6:26 pm, Last Updated: June 4, 2018 at 5:13 pm
Social Media Manager, Washington Scholars Program
Transportation Coordinator, Advance Team
Sam is a rising senior at George Mason University from San Antonio, Texas, and is studying Communication with a concentration in Public Relations and a minor in Tourism & Events Management. He attended the Washington Journalism & Media Conference in 2014, was selected to return as an Intern in 2015, served as a Junior Faculty Advisor in 2016, and is returning for his second year on the Advance Team. Sam currently works in the Office of Admissions as the Social Media Manager for the Washington Scholars Program, coordinating all social media campaigns for WJMC and its sister program, WYSE. He also works for Best Buy’s Corporate Headquarters as a remote Social Media Specialist. His other on-campus involvements currently include Mason Ambassadors and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. Prior to coming to Mason, Sam had the distinct honor of participating in many media organizations, winning various awards for his achievements in journalism, including Second Place for Best News Feature in the state of Texas. In his free time, Sam enjoys driving into Washington, D.C., listening to music, and catching up on his favorite Netflix series.