Sam serves as Regional President – Carolinas for IBERIABANK, a regional bank that entered South Carolina in 2016 and North Carolina in 2017. In this role he leads IBERIABANK’s efforts as it seeks to build out a retail and commercial banking presence in the Carolinas. Sam is a Greenwood County native and a cum laude graduate of Clemson University. He is involved in a wide variety of civic and professional organizations, including The South Carolina Bankers Association where he serves on the Board of Directors and Vice Chair, Greenville Tech Foundation where he serves as Immediate Past Board Chair, and the Business Development Corporation of South Carolina where he is a Board Member. He is a Liberty Fellowship graduate, Class of 2011, and currently serves on the Liberty Fellowship Board. He serves Clemson University through his participation on the Board of the Rutland Ethics Institute.