In Kindergarten, Nicole and Anna were such good friends that they pretended to be sisters. But since Nicole donated a kidney to Anna in 2007, they "share" a kidney and the gift of life - a bond they feel is closer than sisters.
Education Outreach Coordinator
Sandy is a native Oregonian and Portlander. Most recently she worked in STEAM program management at Saturday Academy and OMSI as well as spending many years in local classrooms as a formal and informal educator. Sandy holds an M. Ed. and also a Masters in Professional and Technical Writing from PSU. She likes to call herself a lifelong learner and is passionate about promoting DLNW’s mission and vision through education outreach.
When not working, Sandy can be found hanging out with her family and feline companions, patio gardening, curled up with a good book, or finding the best local eats & coffee. She generally enjoys just being outside and exploring all the PNW and beyond has to offer.