| Cynthia is the Director of HR for LightSpeedVT; a Las Vegas based interactive virtual training solutions company. This position fits well with her value of life-long learning, firmly believing that knowledge sharing brings us together to train and grow into better people. Previously, she held positions as the Director of HR & Risk Management for Sun City Summerlin Community Association, and Director of Business, Finance & HR Management with Nevada Public Radio.
She ends her third term as the President of SNVSHRM, formerly SNHRA in 2017. In this volunteer leadership role, Cynthia has successfully led the chapter to receive Platinum level recognition three years in a row by the Society for Human Resource Management, and increased membership by transitioning to be a 100% SHRM chapter. In addition, she was Conference Chair for the Nevada State SHRM Conference held on Sept 23, 2016.
Cynthia has over 25 years in business, finance and human resource management. She holds OSHA 10, IPMA-SCP and SHRM-SCP certifications, and an M.S. in Human Resource Management. She is currently pursuing her Doctorate in Human Resources and Organizational Development. Her intent is to continue her passion of inspiring people to learn, and for keeping the Human in human resources, by facilitating HR and OD instruction in higher education.