Sam M. Odom, III was born in Sonora, TX and studied vocal music at Tarleton State University in Stephenville, TX. While earning his B.M. in Music with an All-Level Teaching Certificate, Sam had numerous opportunities singing with small ensembles of the Ft. Worth Symphony Orchestra and has sung with ensembles across western Europe. After graduating in 2001, Sam taught choral music to numerous young people in central and northeastern Texas. In the summer of 2017 Sam moved to Indiana, PA and has been worshipping with Calvary Church ever since. When Sam is not singing or leading the bell choir in rehearsals/performances, he enjoys camping, hiking, and reading.