About Sandy Sparkles
Global patient advocate, mentor and coach.
This year has been full of all sorts of twists and turns with hidden meaning. At first glance it looked as if I knew what I was doing, but in hindsight, I had no idea what to expect. Let me break it down for you: January started with mandatory meetings in the Leadership Institute for
The same year I was diagnosed, which was 2009, my roommate helped get me out of the spinning studio and onto a road bike. I’d started teaching spinning in the 90’s when I lived in Northern California, but now I was ready to get out of the gym and onto the road, with a little
My experience as a breast cancer survivor over the past four years has led me to the most interesting scholarship experiences, but in September I was invited to attend and speak at the 2013 African Breast and Cervical Cancer Advocacy, Education and Outreach Summit in Kampala, Uganda. This would be the first conference of it’s