Sandy is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and owner of TV Storyteller, a nonfiction video production company in Bend. She spent more than 20 years as a producer and then a senior producer for NBC News and Dateline NBC, where she earned numerous awards including three Emmy® Awards, an Edward R. Murrow Award, a Columbia DuPont Award and an Overseas Press Club Award. While working for NBC News in Los Angeles and New York, she covered major breaking national news stories including the terrorist attacks on 9/11, the Columbia space shuttle explosion, the mass shooting at Columbine High School, Michael Jackson’s molestation trial; investigative stories; medical stories and social justice issues such as Australia’s stolen generation. She also served as the Director of Communications for the High Desert Museum from 2014-2018. She currently serves on the board of directors of Art in Public Places and is a volunteer wish granter for Make-A-Wish. Sandy and her husband Bruce moved to Bend in 2006 when Bruce retired from his job as a senior producer of NBC Nightly News. In their free time, they enjoy hiking, traveling, and woodworking.