After the EMP goes off, he moves some wreckage to get Ramirez out of the helicopter. He is scripted to die while clearing the offices. A soldier sharing his name always reappears in the Presidential escape route in the next level, but he will die from being overwhelmed of shots from the White House.
- Despite being a randomly generated model, he usually spawns with ACU cover over his helmet and with yellow goggles pad in "Second Sun".
- Sandler is named after an employee of Infinity Ward, Paul Sandler.