Sam grew up fishing and surviving off the shores and waters of Long Island, NY. It was there that he honed his skill set as a Survival fisherman and continued this his whole life. At 17, he enlisted in the United States Army and has served faithfully until he retired in September 2017. Sam has had a passion for the outdoors and survival his entire life. In his service, he deployed to Kuwait in 2002 through 2003. In 2003 he deployed to Afghanistan. 2009-10 deployed back to Iraq. 2015-16 deployed to Guantanamo bay, Cuba. He is honored combat vet, and skilled survivalist.
Sam is the owner of Sam’s Outdoor Survival. It is a survival/tactical fishing and trapping kit company.
SIGMA 3 Survival- Certified Level 1 Instructor
Small Arms Weapons Expert- 2015 Camp Robinson, AR
Master Resiliency Trainer- University of Pennsylvania 2015
Combatives Instructor- Level 2 2007 Ft. Benning, GA