As Program Coordinator for Alsana, Sandra supports clients throughout their recovery journey while also supporting our Direct Care Counselor staff in their daily tasks. Also, as one of Alsana’s Relational Ambassadors, Sandra supports clients in exploring their spiritual and religious connection to recovery and supports clients in exploring their connection to the world.
Sandra earned her BA in Psychology from CSU Channel Islands and will soon be going back to school to attend a master’s program for her master’s in Social Work (MSW).
Sandra has worked in the eating disorder community for over two years in different roles. She finds helping clients overcome their challenges and taking steps towards a life of recovery the most rewarding and fulfilling experience.
In her free time, Sandra loves spending time with her husband when he is not overseas along with her two Siberian huskies, seeing friends, family, and all while enjoying the beautiful beaches California has to offer and traveling and exploring new places.
Sandra’s background also includes volunteer work assisting and leading a rehabilitation and rescue facility for endangered marine mammals.