Following a varied career in television, PR and the Post Office, Sandy has been involved as a volunteer in a number of organisations including the Citizen’s Advice Bureau, Samaritans, Kennet & Avon Canal Trust and Woodcote Rally. During the summer months, Sandy also volunteers as an Assistant Lock Keeper on the River Thames. From 1998, Sandy worked as the Programme Manager for Ryder-Cheshire Volunteers, later to be rebranded Enrych, having gained her Hons Degree at University of Reading. Together with the late Alan Fleming, Enrych Chair of Trustees, Sandy and Alan set up Enrych Berkshire as an independent registered charity. Sandy is married with two children and three grand-children.