Born in Augusta, GA, Saundra moved to Charlotte, NC in 1963, where she remains to this day. Saundra graduated from West Mecklenburg High School and then studied Business Management at Winston Salem State University. She began her career working briefly for the Social Security Administration as a file clerk, and from there she worked for First Union Brokerage till the 80’s crash.
Saundra became the Office Receptionist for L.D. Melton financial in 1983, later going on to become the Office Manager and Administrator. She served in this role until the office closed in 2019 following Mr. Melton’s death.
Saundra has three children, fourteen grandchildren, and one great grandson, whom she praises for keeping her young at heart.
In her spare time, Saundra shares a love for gardening and flowers.