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Sam is a North Carolina native and avid UNC Tarheels and Memphis Grizzlies fan. After graduating from the University of North Carolina Asheville, Sam moved to Jackson, Mississippi and started teaching math as a member of the Mississippi Teacher Corps. He worked in five school districts in Northeast Mississippi and Memphis, Tennessee prior to joining Hollandale. Sam believes that all children can exceed at high levels when provided with exceptional support and guidance.
"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire." --William Butler Yeats