Samson is a lifelong Yukon resident and a proud married father of three multi-generational Yukon children.
In the past Samson was awarded the Business Development Bank of Canada's Young Entrepreneur of the Year. He was first elected to Whitehorse City Council in 2000 at age of 21.
Samson subsequently became Project Manager with the Whitehorse Chamber of Commerce. He has also been Ministerial Aide to the Deputy Premier and is currently the Executive Director of the Yukon Chamber of Mines.
Samson enjoys the outdoors, camping, fishing, and living in the best city in the world.