2012 Tillman Scholar

Sandy Wallace

Arizona State University

Sandy Wallace is an Army veteran who deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. With the support of the Pat Tillman Foundation, Sandy used her scholarship to attend the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. She graduated from the College of Law in 2015 with a Juris Doctorate and a Certificate in Indian Law. That same year, she began working as an Assistant General Counsel for the Gila River Indian Community.

Sandy now works on economic development projects, water and agricultural issues, and veterans affairs programs for the Community. She also volunteers with the Maricopa County animal shelter.

Sandy has three children and her oldest son is now following in her footsteps serving with the U.S. Army.