Samuel and Emily got married in June of 2017 and joined The Valley Church in the Fall of 2017. They currently have 3 children together: Marcella, Gibson, & Gideon and one child on the way! In their free time, their family enjoys going camping & riding bikes. They are currently the Coffee Champions of the Sidney Campus and are excited to see the area they reside in become more followers of Christ!
Samuel attended Muskingum University where he studied Special Education K-12 while being an active member of the football team. He was a member of many socialization groups, including the leader of AIA (Athletes in Action). He has loved teaching since graduating and is currently a teacher for the UVCC.
Emily attended Muskingum University where she studied Special Education K-12 and Early Childhood Education PreK-3 while being an active member of the volleyball team. She taught Preschool at Vandalia Butler for 6 years before becoming a stay-at-home mom with her 3 children.