Sandy has been in water planning, administration and policy development in Arizona and the Southwest US for over 25 years. Sandy currently oversees global water strategy and policy for Freeport McMoRan one of the world’s largest publicly traded copper producers headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. Prior to going to Freeport, Sandy worked at the Arizona Department of Water Resources where she began her career in 1992 as an intern, ending her tenure there as Director in 2014. Sandy holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Resources in Agriculture from Arizona State University.