Sandra joined the Community Foundation staff in 2006 as the Director of Donor Services. Her 40 year career with nonprofits in Detroit and Lansing focused largely on family support services, early childhood education and advocacy. Her roles included fund development, program management, and operations. She has a Masters in Teaching from Oakland University and a Masters in Management from Aquinas College. She holds a Certificate of Achievement from the Fund Raising School at the Center of Philanthropy at Indiana University. Sandra is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and served as an AFP board member for the Capitol chapter.