As a generalist who loves to problem solve, Sam has worked to deliver local solutions for some of Australia’s biggest social questions, these include questions like:
In 2016 Sam moved to Sale with his wife Madeleine and quickly fell in love with Gippsland. So much so that early in 2019 they purchased a small rural block in Stratford.
Since moving to Gippsland Sam’s focus has shifted to community development and health promotion. Before starting Elbow Community Building Sam worked on the following local projects:
This work has shown the power of local grass roots action on major social questions.
Sam is actively involved in his local community as Chair of the board of the Sale Neighbourhood House, and as a board member of the Sale Elderly Citizens Village (Ashleigh House).