- Sandra and Andrew had two
daughters, Robin and Holly.
- Received the Bart J. Bok
Prize of Harvard University,Heineman Prize of the American Astronomical
Society, and the NASA Group Achievement Award.
- Member of the American Academy
of Arts and Sciences, National Academy of Sciences, American Astronomical
Society, and the International Astronomical Union.
- Received two honorary doctorates.
- Worked as a chair of the
Keck Telescope Science Steering Committee, the Hubble Space Telescope
Strategy Panel, and on the board of trustees at Carnegie Institution
- Now lives in Los Gatos,
California, with her husband Andy, who practices law in San Jose.