Community Engagement VISTA
Better Together – Jack Johnson
Sam joined Good Sports as a community engagement VISTA in August 2021. The VISTA program originated in 1965 as a national service program designed to alleviate poverty which was later incorporated into the AmeriCorps network of programs. In this role Sam engages leaders of youth sport programs and schools across the country to amplify their voice and build awareness of Good Sports.
Sam grew up in Cumbria, England and moved to the US to attend Syracuse University. He graduated in 2021 with a degree in sport management after four years of collegiate rugby and having built the groundwork for sport sustainability at Syracuse Athletics.