Professional Portrait Photo of Sparkle Sanders, Assistant Director of Marketing, Communications & Event Planning


Bachelors of Science in Business, Eastern Illinois University
Masters of Business Administration, Eastern Illinois University

Campus Affiliations

iUnite Committee Member
Student Services Communicators Committee Member
Office of Minority and Student Affairs Liaison


Professional Memberships

Midwest Association of Colleges and Employers
Women's Business Council of Champaign County
Female Entrepreneur Association International  

Fun Fact

I'm named after the movie "Sparkle" that was remade in 2012. The 2012 version was Whitney Houston's last movie appearance. While Sparkle, the character in the movie, is an infamous and wonderful singer, I'm not. I only sing to myself because it doesn't sound very good!

What do you like best about your job?

Developing new and creative ways to help students learn more about The Career Center and how we help them pursue/reach their goals.