Nonprofit Executive and Marketing Professor
Cynthia is the consummate storyteller. She connects with strangers in a heartbeat and has a knack for making even mundane topics interesting. She is resourceful, self-directed, tenacious in tracking down details, and passionate about giving people a voice. She loves to solve problems in unconventional ways and collaborate with visual and digital storytellers. She routinely wows clients — and she absolutely wowed me!
Strategic Communications Professor and Researcher
Cynthia is a top-notch strategic communications professional and outstanding writer, editor and leader. She is inventive, quick on her feet and one of the rare people who effortlessly combines sound tactical decision-making with top-notch strategic thinking and subject matter expertise. Her writing is concise and sharp and makes complex subjects accessible to the casual reader.
Senator Jim Carlson
State of Minnesota
Cynthia has a unique combination of skills in public relations, research and creative writing. She has been a terrific messaging advisor, always able to choose just the right phrase to achieve the right effect. She is a very dedicated and innovative project manager, and her enthusiasm to get to her goal is unmatched.
Administrator, Texas Department of Agriculture
From her days working for U.S. Senator Tom Harkin to now, Cynthia has the expertise, savvy and passion to advance the critical policy components for both political and economic democracy.
Cynthia is an excellent writer and storyteller who naturally connects with people at a deep level to create compelling, meaningful stories that engage her audience. Time and again she unearthed stories and wrote volumes of creative, original content for our website. I highly recommend Cynthia to any organization that values storytelling, journalism and great writing.