Sanders is a director of operations for Heart + Paw. She graduated from the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine in Blacksburg, and is a student mentor, and a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association’s Council on Veterinary Service and her alumni board of directors. She maintains her clinical skills through emergency practice and volunteer shelter work. Sanders enjoys traveling and riding motorcycles with her husband and his son. They share their home with a greater Swiss mountain dog and a tuxedo cat.