A Speaker Who Brings Both Information and Inspiration
An engaging speaker and media guest, Sandra combines riveting stories with relevant research to entertain, enlighten and empower her audiences. Her own experience as a wildfire survivor, plus her professional expertise in emergency preparedness and resilience coaching, make her a credible, empathetic and optimistic presenter.
Sandra’s customized messages for emergency professionals, disaster survivors, and high-risk communities begin with these popular topics:
Imagination, Partnership, Resilience: Hear Sandra’s inspiring ruin-to-renewal story and the three big lessons of the Cedar Fire, including Sandra's ComeBACK Formula--five powerful, commonsense practices proven to build resilience, the superpower that can transform disaster into opportunity.
How Not to Be a Fire Victim: Learn how you can better protect your property, your possessions, and the people you love against the threat of climate-driven wildfires.
There's No Place Like Home: Why did Sandra and her husband rebuild in the same vulnerable spot after a devastating wildfire? Consider emotional and practical aspects of rebuilding after disaster and the community's role in the recovery process.
A few previous audiences