Sandra Sanders ‘82
Senate Natural Resources & Water Committee Assistant, California State Senate

Government, Politics & Public Affairs

Prior to starting a career in State government, Sandra Sanders has a professional history of 26 years as a political consultant for former Insurance Commissioner John Garamendi and former Senator Cathleen Galgiani. Most recently in the State Senate, Sandra has worked as a Legislative Aide managing Senator Galgiani’s bill priorities for over two years. Currently, Sandra is a Committee Assistant for the Senate Natural Resources & Water Committee. She enjoys working the issues her committee has jurisdiction over including bills relating to conservation and management of public resources, fish and wildlife, regulation of oil, mining, geothermal development, acid deposition, wetlands and lakes, global atmospheric effects, ocean and bay pollution, forestry practices, recreation, parks and historical resources. Sandra has a B.A. in Organization Communications and has been a Sacramento native her whole life.