Cindy lives in North Carolina with her husband, son, and 27 pets. Okay. More like 3 dogs, 3 cats, and many, many fish. Cindy enjoys spending time with her family and the avoidance of cooking.

Cindy writes middle grades and young adult fiction and is represented by Michelle Johnson of Inklings Literary Agency. Cindy's first novel, The Circle Book One of The Sidhe Series (Odyssey Books), won the 2014 Moonbeam Children's Book Silver Award for Pre-Teen Fiction, Fantasy.

Cindy's other writing includes SCIENCE MYSTERIES, an eleven-book middle grades series described as innovative in blending science with fantasy (Signed October 2016 with Ockham Publishing). Her literature review, Level Up Intrinsic Motivation was published in the peer-reviewed JOURNAL OF INTERDISCIPLINARY LEADERSHIP (2016). Another series, THE SIDHE has two published titles. THE CHOICE (2015) and THE CIRCLE (2013), both published by Odyssey Books. THE LOST, BOOK THREE OF THE SIDHE has a tentative release date of May 2017. Two of her short stories were published in November, 2010, in the children's anthology, DOORWAY TO ADVENTURE. One of these stories, Miller's Island, the inspiration behind the SCIENCE MYSTERY series.