Sam comes from a background in environmental justice and active transportation advocacy. He specializes in complete streets, active transportation, and sustainable transportation policy. He helps communities realize their visions, reduce reliability on automobiles, and develop human-scale streets.
Sam has helped crafted multiple comprehensive transportation plans, including campus master plans, general plans, and specific area plans. He has researched and analyzed the effects of the built environment on pedestrian and bicycle route choice and is currently one of the leading resources on alleyway revitalization. Sam is also a League of American Bicyclists Cycling Instructor.