- M.S. Mathematics, West Virginia University, Morgantown, W.Va.
- B.A. Mathematics, West Virginia University
- B.A. Chemistry, West Virginia University
Online Course and Lesson Plan Developer, National Common Core Standards, West Virginia Department of Education
Director, Summer Gifted Program for Grades 5-12, West Virginia Wesleyan College
- Developmental Math
- Quant Reasoning for Humanities
- College Algebra
- Topics in Mathematics
- Teaching Math Children (K-6)
- Math for Elementary Teachers
- Geometry Concepts
Research Interests/Professional Activities
Office of Institutional Research
Professor Sams previously received two $10,000 grants from NASA WV Space Grant Consortium.