Sandra is a registered architect and licensed tour guide with many years of experience leading groups through urban areas with important buildings. After retiring from a partnership in an upstate New York architecture firm, Sandra chose to make her home in New Orleans because of its fascinating history and intact historic urban areas. She became a student of this remarkable city and is eager to share her specialized knowledge and passion for the history, architecture, and culture of this truly unique city.
With a previous Harvard graduate school background in architectural history and creator of special tours for Boston By Foot, Sandra has completed the Friends of the Cabildo tour guide training, where she is also a volunteer for French Quarter walking tours and a leader and lecturer of special tours. She has created one of a kind architecture tours for the historic neighborhoods of Treme and Marigny, and the less known Lower Garden District, Faubourg Mary, and Back of Town CBD.