Sam graduated from the University of Auckland in 2013 with a Bachelor of Planning with honours and a Master of Urban Design with honours in 2017.  His past experience in the Hamilton city planning team on a range of policy projects included a review of Hamilton's District Plan - notification to appeals.  He is now part of the planning team at BBO working on a range of projects including plan changes and a variety of land use and subdivision consents.

BPlan (Hons), MUrbDes (Hons), MNZPI, MRMLA