Society for Advancement of Management (SAM)
Virginia Wesleyan College Chapter

The Mission of SAM is to provide an opportunity for the members to increase management skills and expertise through participation in programs and services designed to improve the professional quality of their knowledge, performance, and leadership ability.

What Can SAM Do For You?

Gives you a personal introduction to the practicing managers in your local community.
Exposes you to the most successful management techniques in current use.
Transforms textbook theories into practical application.
Eases the transition from college to career.
Introduces you to other students who share your interests, concerns, and career objectives.
Strengthens your resume with a professional credential.
Moves your career on a faster track.

Why Join SAM?

Our regular chapter activities will help you develop a wide array of managerial and leadership skills such as: goal setting, planning, organizing, controlling, project management, scheduling, prioritizing, budgeting, advertising, marketing, public relations, selling, fund raising, and running productive meetings.

SAM does not discriminate against any major. If you are interested in this organization, no matter what degree you are pursuing, you are more than welcome to join us!

Breaking News!

Congratulations to Jennifer White for being elected as Collegiate Vice President to the International Board of Directors at this year's conference in Orlando! Great job!

Upcoming Events

Next Meeting!
For more info, email Jenn at

For more info about SAM, check out the national website

SAM Headquaters