Telemundo 48 Área de la Bahía / KSTS
Sandra Cervantes anchors the weekday, midday edition of Telemundo 48’s newscast “Noticiero Telemundo 48 al Mediodia” alongside Flavio Lacayo. She joined Telemundo 48 in April of 2018.
The youngest of three daughters, Sandra grew up in , Mexico. As a child, she showed a keen interest in media and always had a calling for being creative. In 2003, Sandra left her hometown in Mexico to pursue her education in the United States. She received a bachelor’s degree in marketing and communications from Washington State University.
Sandra began her broadcast career in 2010 at KUNP Univision Portland where she worked as special projects producer, host and weather anchor. Sandra’s hard work ultimately led to a position as a freelance reporter/producer on “Cita Con Nelly” which aired weekends on Univision 47.
In 2011, Sandra returned to KUNP Univision Portland as a permanent host for a magazine segment called “Pulso H” as well as an anchor for entertainment and weather for ‘Noticias Noroeste’.
In April 2014, Sandra made an opportune career move and accepted a position at KUVS Univision 19 in Sacramento as producer. Shortly after, she became the host for the stations morning newscast ‘Despierta Sacramento’ and was named weekend anchor in 2016.
Sandra is a twelve-time Emmy®Award Emmy-Award® winner in categories that include news reporting, breaking news and writing/producing.