Sam Franzen is an event planner with Conference Planning and Management. Sam’s career has been focused on the tourism industry, where he developed, maintained, and executed tour itineraries for destinations all over the world. Sam is also a licensed Realtor and is engaged to Luke Boeck, his domestic partner of 3.5 years. Sam and Luke live with their two dogs, Briggs and Stella. Sam enjoys reading, watching movies and going to Broadway shows/stand-up comedians, playing cards and board games, traveling, and relaxing at home. Originally from Montana, Sam has lived in Ames since 2019.