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Nancy Sanders

Deputy, Regional Administrator, San Francisco VETS


Nancy Sanders joined the U.S. Department of Labor, Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (VETS) in April 2010, having served as the California State Director until assuming the duties as the Deputy, Regional Administrator in May 2015.  In her current role, she has program oversight for the Jobs for Veterans State Grant, Competitive Grants, Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act, Veterans Preference, and compliance and monitoring responsibilities associated with these programs for a Region encompassing eight states.  Nancy is a retired Navy Captain with 26 years of service, who served as a Human Resources Officer, specializing in administration, recruiting, education, and training.  Her military career highlights major command of Personnel Support Activity, San Diego and command of Navy Recruiting District, San Francisco. Nancy is a graduate of Syracuse University with a B.A. in International Relations; the Naval War College, College of Command and Staff; Troy State University with an M.A. in Public Administration; and holds a Certification in Human Resources Development and Management from University of California, Davis.