Cindy lives in North Carolina with her husband and 27 pets. Not really. Just 3 dogs who think they are children and 3 cats who think they are raccoons. Cindy enjoys spending time with her family and the avoidance of cooking.

Cindy writes middle grade 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. The series has two other titles, The Choice (2015) and The Lost (2017).

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). 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.