Prior to WSB-TV, she worked as a weekend anchor at both WRAL-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina and KFDM-TV in Beaumont, Texas.
Sandra served as an Olympic Reporter for seven years. She was the only local TV reporter to cover the games from before Atlanta won the bid, until the Olympic bombing in 1996. Sandra covered the '92 games in Barcelona, Spain as well.
She has also reported internationally, including a series of reports from South Africa following the release of Nelson Mandela from a South African prison in 1990.
Sandra has been honored with three local Emmy's including statues for her Olympic coverage and reporting in the aftermath of the fatal Valuejet Airlines crash in the Everglades.
She graduated from the University of Texas with a B.A. in journalism.
Eyewitness News anchor/reporter Sandra Bookman reflects on the 15th anniversary of 9/11
A demonstration was held outside the Midtown offices of hedge fund manager John Paulson, reportedly one of the biggest investors in Mylan, the company that makes Epipen.
The musician and mogul has opened a school in Harlem, in the neighborhood where he grew up and where he is now trying to improve education.
9-year-old Lucas Maxwell made a video to call attention to an especially troublesome intersection he's forced to navigate on the way home from school: Kenmare at Lafayette in SoHo.
One young fisherman on Long Beach Island pulled in the surprise of his life: a shark.