Cindy attended Hastings College and received a B.A. in Political Science after completing an internship with the National Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C. She has spent most of her career in the ophthalmic industry, serving in leadership positions in private practice. As a proven administrator and business development strategist, she partners with clients to analyze current conditions, create solutions and execute systems to achieve desired results.
She has participated on the Marketing Advisory Board of Alcon Labs, Wavelight Allegretto and CareCredit’s Ophthalmic Practice Advisory Board. Cindy was a member of the inaugural Optic Nerve program, training with Jim Gilmore (author of The Experience Economy), John DiJulius (author of Secret Service) and Chip Connelly (author of Peak). She is a member of the American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators, a Certified Ophthalmic Executive (COE), a presenter at national conferences and has published numerous articles on the patient experience, operations and practice management.
In her spare time she enjoys cooking for friends and traveling and is passionate about supporting cancer research.