Samson started off as a volunteer at Hackney CVS and became a permanent member of staff in 2014. He manages the Hackney CVS and Hackney Giving websites. He also distributes The Hackney CVS Weekly Newsletter to the local VCS in the borough that contains the latest training and events, community news and funding and jobs.
Samson studied Politics with Economics at University and was elected to be both Vice President and President of his Students' Union. His personal inspiration is Jesus Christ who he believes in. Samson considers himself to be a 'Boxing Historian'. He dabbled in the 'sweet science' for a year before injury side-lined him (with a record of W 2 - L 0 - D 0 a comeback is pending). Other interests include, health, science (biology), leadership and family.