Sam Peters

Bio

Sam is a retired Major from the United States Air Force. After spending more than 20 years serving, including combat support duty in Afghanistan, Iraq, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, and tours in Panama, Korea and various installations in the United States he retired in 2013. Sam earned a Bronze Star for his efforts in Afghanistan and was consistently recognized as #1 among his highly efficient and competent peers.

Currently, Sam is the Owner of Peters Family Insurance, a very successful risk management firm with two storefronts in the greater Las Vegas area. Prior to settling in Las Vegas and exercising his entrepreneurial spirit, Sam spent two years as a corporate employee where he managed nearly $100M in annual revenue across the largest geographical region in the United States.

While Sam was deploying across the globe and training Airmen and K-9s at home, he was a devout student and staunch supporter of education. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice Administration, graduating Magna Cum Laude, from Park University, Parkville, Missouri. He finished his Master of Science in Administration, with focus on law, through Central Michigan University with a perfect 4.0 GPA. He has also earned a Graduate-Level Certificate in Organizational Finance from the University of Maryland University College.

Sam is active in his community as a former board member and current active member of the Rotary International Club of Summerlin. As a Rotarian he volunteers to read to students at McMillan Elementary, he mentors the Junior Rotary Club, and aids logistics of quarterly clean-up of Police Memorial Park in Las Vegas. He has also worked on community projects for the American Diabetes Association, the American Heart Association, St Baldrick’s Children’s Cancer Research, Boy Scouts of America, and many others.

Sam is Married to Melissa J. Peters (Lunsford), originally of South Carolina. Sam and Melissa have two children, Connor (5) and Callie (1). Sam also has a beautiful 21-year old daughter, Kelsey.

In his leisure time Sam enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, coaching Connor’s little league team, grilling, hunting/fishing/shooting, playing golf, and reading.

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In The Community

Sam is active in his community as a prior board member, and current active member, of the Rotary International Club of Summerlin. He reads to students at McMillan Elementary, mentors the Junior Rotary Club, aids logistics of quarterly clean-up of Police Memorial Park in Las Vegas. He has worked on community projects for the American Diabetes Association, the American Heart Association, St Baldrick’s Children’s Cancer Research, Boy Scouts of America and many others.

Sam is Married to Melissa J. Peters (Lunsford), originally of South Carolina. Sam and Melissa have two children, Connor (4) and Callie (1). Sam has a beautiful 20-year old daughter, Kelsey, as well.

In his leisure time Sam enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, coaching Connor’s little league team, grilling, time at the range, golf, movies and reading.

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