Sandra Serra Bradshaw
1360 S. Bay View Trail, Suttons Bay,
Started own company – Northern
Networks – in 1990.The company maintained sales and marketing
for book publishers, gift and stationery lines to the retail and
commercial market trade throughout the upper and lower peninsulas
of Michigan. Accounts included small independent gift shops and
chain stores including Spartan and Meijer. Northern Networks now
is mainly focused on free-lance journalism and occasional publicity
Author of Seasons of the Leelanau (1994), co-Author of The
Ride of Your Life (2001).
Freelance Journalist. Sandra’s articles and photographic
work have appeared in publications including The Detroit News, The Chicago Tribune, The Traverse
City Record-Eagle, The Oconto Press, The Business News, The Bay
Area Times, Families First, The Northern Express and The
ScuttleButt (of the Maritime
New, thoroughly revised version of Seasons
of the Leelanau; a book on
the maritime history of the Great Lakes; a book on wineries in Michigan.
Publicity Director – 1996 and 1997 for
the Bay!Day! Festival held at the Northwestern Michigan
College Maritime Academy in Traverse City. 1993 to Present - prior
publicity for the Maritime Heritage Alliance., volunteer for many
MHA activities. Founder and co-founder and past vice-president of
the Fox Island Lighthouse Association (FILA).
Homemaker, mother of two sons; Forrest Anthony and
Cameron William Bradshaw.