(Chairperson/Treasurer) Sandy founded BIG - Building Independent Girls - in 2010 after 21 years of successfully leading technology businesses and operations world-wide. She has been an Austin Business Journal "Profiles In Power" finalist for two years, is recognized as one of the top 100 Leaders in Freescale Semiconductor and was honored to speak at the Texas Conference for Women - "Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office" - in 2005.
Giving back has been a way of life for Sandy, whose experience ranges from board service to volunteerism. She has been honored to serve and lead on the boards of Texas State Mathworks, SafePlace, Lake Travis Youth Association and TexARTS. She helped raise money and/or volunteered for the Ronald McDonald House, JB & Sandy's Bikes for Kids, Austin Area Food Bank, GenAustin, Con Mi Madre and the Austin Rowing Club. Recently, Sandy was honored to serve on the LTISD Bond Committee and graduated from the 2011 Leadership Austin Essential Class.
A wife and mother, Sandy is excited to join TexARTS on its quest to reach its fullest potential and, thus, the children's.