Sammy was born on October 24th, 1976, in the small village of Sona, situated inside the Simien Mountains National Park. He attended elementary school there and finished high school some years later in Debark where the park headquarters is located. With training in Tourism management, Tour and Trekking arrangement and Guide techniques from the tourist board, he has planned and undertaken various trips since passing his examinations in 2009. With over seven years experience as a tour guide, he is able to organize any tour suitable for all abilities. If you would like to organise a tour, please see the contact page.