Dr. Sandra Alexander has had an impressive first-term on the Guilford County Board of Education as an At-large member.
-Championed the establishment of the UNC-G Middle College as a high school option for students interested in achieving career readiness in health care fields.
-Partnered with corporate contacts to support the joint $850,000 fundraising campaign for the new STEM Early College at NC A & T State University.
-Aggressively promoted a science and technology theme for the new McNair Elementary and inspired both staff and community to adopt the theme.
Career and Technical Education:
-Partnered with a local nonprofit organization to expose students to high paying jobs by visiting TIMCO.
-Persuaded her fellow board members to approve youth bowling as a sports option in the 15 traditional high schools in Guilford County. Soon the 500 plus students in bowling clubs throughout the school district can favorably compete for over $6 million in college scholarships given annually to young bowlers across the nation.