Sandra Walter joined the Indiana High School Athletic Association on June 4, 2012 as an Assistant Commissioner and administers the sports of boys and girls soccer, girls basketball and gymnastics.
She is in her 29th year in education and her ninth year as an assistant commissioner.
Walter had spent 12 years at Lawrence Central High School, the last 10 as its athletic director following two years as assistant athletic director. Prior to that she was the women’s sports director at Hamilton Southeastern (1999-00), athletic director at Knightstown (1998-99) and began her career at Rushville (1992-98) as a mathematics teacher. She added responsibilities as assistant athletic director (1993-98) and also coached the women’s varsity track and field team (1995-98).
Walter earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Ball State University in 1992 and completed her master’s in athletic administration in 1997. She is a 1988 graduate of Brookville High School in southeastern Indiana where she lettered in track and field.
She served as tournament director for 18 IHSAA sports as a school administrator and also is an active member of the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (NIAAA) and Indiana Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (IIAAA), serving as president of the IIAAA in 2007-08.