Sam Wright joined Emerald Youth Foundation in 2016.
He enjoys working at Emerald Youth because he can serve the cause of spreading the gospel to inner city Knoxville, while fulfilling a passion to work with his hands.
Sam and wife Erin enjoy spending time with family, and hiking, camping and just about anything else that involves the outdoors.
Born and raised in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Sam holds a bachelor's degree in sport management from Taylor University (Upland, Indiana). During hockey season, you'll find him cheering on his favorite team, the Detroit Red Wings.