Before joining Rise as Head of Production, Sandra was at Raw Television for six years as the Production Executive across their US slate. During her time with Raw, Sandra supervised numerous high profile dramas and drama-docs for broadcasters including CNN, Discovery, ID, TLC, NGC, AMC, Showtime, History Channel and ESPN. Sandra was the Production Executive on CNN's highest ever rating original series, Race for the White House narrated and executive produced by Kevin Spacey and the internationally acclaimed scripted mini-series Harley and the Davidsons for Discovery. As Production Executive on the National Geographic documentary series Miracle on the Hudson Sandra was tasked with the logistic challenge of safely sinking a real 737 plane in a bespoke tank with hundreds of cast and crew.

Prior to working at Raw, Sandra was a Line Producer and Production Manager overseeing multiple series for Discovery, National Geographic and the History Channel. Before that she was a Production Manager on feature films including Bend It Like Beckham starring Keira Knightly, Swept Away starring Madonna and Suzie Gold starring Summer Phoenix.