Junior Specialist

Center for Public Policy Research
2020 Research Park Drive

DavisCA 95618

Office Phone(530) 297-4441


  1. B.A. – California State University, Sacramento


Sandra Ruiz was a Junior Specialist for the Center for Public Policy Research. She was working as a staff member for the Spanish Learning Experiences.  Sandra received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from California State University, Sacramento in Psychology.  Her past work was in the field of applied behavior analysis. Sandra has four years of experience working with children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum disorder where she helped develop behavior intervention plans, administered discrete trial training, and assisted in data collection.  Sandra has also been trained on forward, backward chaining and PECS (Picture Exchange Communication System).