Sandy graduated from Ohio University School of Physical Therapy in 1992. She later received a Master's degree in Motor Learning and Motor Control from Teacher's College, Columbia University. Sandy has worked in a wide range of settings including acute care, inpatient rehabilitation and post-traumatic brain injury, but has specialized in outpatient orthopedics since 1998. In 1999 Sandy was certified in the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment, a specialized approach to the evaluation and treatment of spinal pain. Her current treatment approach encorporates the McKenzie method with manual therapy techniques including myofascial release, joint mobilization and the Mulligan method. When not in the clinic Sandy can usually be found cheering on her children at their many sporting events including soccer, basketball, football, wrestling and lacrosse. Sandy was appointed Clinical Director at Zaffarese Physical Therapy in 2012.