Sam (he/him/his) is a Korean-Canadian who has lived in many different cities before calling Seattle home. He graduated from Regent College in Vancouver, BC with a Master in Christian Studies (Arts and Christianity) and from Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, DC with a Master of Divinity. Throughout the past two decades, he has been blessed to have served in Korean, Japanese, British, and Chinese churches. His personal experiences have cultivated in him a sincere love for inter-generational and multi-cultural ministry. He has a passion for connecting theology and discipleship with contemporary culture.
In his role at Evergreen he helps the churches and ministries of the region to innovate and renew. Sam loves to dream and strategize with others to help individuals and communities fulfill their calling in Christ. He also loves to explore the connections between spirituality and art in its various forms. In his life outside of ministry, he records and produces music in various genres. Sam and his wife Rhea with their daughter Eden enjoy exploring the foods, arts, and music of Seattle together.