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.
The weeklong celebration is the city's time-honored celebration of the sea services, and a chance for citizens to meet sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen.
City officials are investigating how debris from a building came loose Sunday morning and killed a toddler on the sidewalk and seriously injured her grandmother.
Sandra Bookman has reaction to the latest earthquake from the Nepalese community in Jackson Heights, Queens.
A group of teenagers is pulling dangerous stunts on New York City subways, apparently recording them in an effort to one up each other.
Sandra Bookman reports from Queens Village.