Sandra earned her Bachelor of Science in Education from Oakland University; with minors in Language Arts and Science. After college, she worked as a literacy coach at a brick and mortar school. In 2007, she moved to Sarasota, Florida. During her time in Florida, she taught elementary and middle school. She also earned a Master of Arts in Reading Education from the University of South Florida. In 2013, she made her way back to Michigan to be close to family. She began her virtual career in 2014 and has loved it ever since.
Sandra is married to Brandon, and they have a son, Bryce, and a daughter, Sienna. She also has two cats, Prince and Diamond, who are brother and sister. She loves reading, cooking new recipes, and spending time outside. Sandra is also a huge weather/nature fanatic; she enjoys swimming, sporting events, and spending time with family and friends.
Why Sandra chose MIPS...
I have worked in the virtual world for five years in a variety of settings. MIPS truly offers something unique to each student: the ability to customize his/her learning. I believe that MIPS is paving the way for virtual education in a way that’s unlike anything I have ever experienced. I’m thrilled to be a part of this team and to be helping students take ownership of their education. Helping students succeed is my passion!