About Christopher Sanders


Christopher Sanders, B.A.A.                                               

  • ​Position: Graduate Assistant
  • Campus Address: Bovee University Center 108A
  • Phone: 989-774-3630
  • Email: sande2cj@cmich.edu

Degrees and Universities

BAA, Central Michigan University


Christopher Sanders is the Graduate Assistant for the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) and Pathways to Academic Student Success (Pathways) programs. As a freshman in high school, Christopher began participating in the GEAR UP program, eventually earning the GEAR UP Scholarship and admission to Central Michigan University. Upon his arrival at the University, he became a Pathway Scholar. As an undergraduate at CMU, he received a Bachelor of Applied Arts in Communication. Working with the Pathways program, he was given an opportunity to serve K-12 youth in his hometown of Flint, Michigan. Currently he is pursuing a graduate degree from CMU, enrolled in the Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration program. As a Graduate Assistant with MI GEAR UP and Pathways he works with the MI GEAR UP and Pathways programs to assist with the College Positive Volunteer program and male mentoring initiative. 

Other fun facts about Christopher:

  • Christopher has worked two summers with GEAR UP’s Summer Adventure Program.
  • Christopher has two brothers and one sister.
  • Christopher enjoys listening to music, reading and playing basketball.
  • Christopher is a proud member of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated.