Sam brings extensive experience to his position as Global Chief Legal and Corporate Affairs Officer at Molson Coors. From 2012-2015, he served as Global Chief Legal and People Officer at Molson Coors. Prior to the Molson Coors merger, Sam served as U.S. & Worldwide Chief Legal Officer and Group Vice President at Coors Brewing Company.
Sam served as a partner for 10 years at the Washington, D.C., law firm of Wiley Rein & Fielding, LLC, where he handled trial and non-trial matters for consumer products companies. He also brings government experience to his role, having run the Employment Standards Administration, the largest agency in the U.S. Department of Labor. He held a sub-cabinet position in the U.S. Department of Education and served as Assistant Clearance Counsel during the 2000 presidential transition.
Sam received his undergraduate degree from Duke University and a Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School.