Originally from Chicago, Illinois, she started her career as an elementary classroom teacher for 5 years. After taking a few years off to start a family, she moved outside of the U.S.and has lived in Amsterdam, West Midlands of the England, Dubai and now London. When she returned to the field of education, she did so on a new path of educational technology working as a technology integration coach at the American School of Dubai. Currently, she has developed the digital learning landscape for at a new not for profit school Halcyon London International School.
Cindy is a Google Certified Teacher, Google Apps for Education Certified Trainer, Apple Distinguished Educator and Authorized Apple Professional Development Trainer.
She completed her undergraduate degree from Hope College in Holland Michigan, acquired a Masters in Curriculum and Instruction from The University of Minnesota and an Educational Technology Certificate from Michigan State University.