Samuel Morris served as a Peace Corps volunteer in rural Armenia, where he collaborated with local schools and nongovernmental organizations to improve education and youth development programs. Prior to his Peace Corps service, he worked as an AmeriCorps volunteer coordinating environmental science education efforts between the Project WET Foundation and the Nature Conservancy in Phoenix, Arizona. Samuel also has interned at the United Nations, working with the NGO Committee on Disarmament, Peace, and Security. He holds a BA in political science and a minor in Persian from the University of Arizona. As a student, Sam was the recipient of a Paul D. Coverdell Fellowship.