Cindy has been involved with the AHA since 2003 when her son was born and diagnosed with severe Hemophilia A. She has served as the Executive Director since 2010. During her tenure as ED, Cindy has substantially grown the organization, increased revenues, built the infrastructure, created operating efficiencies, implemented new programs, and increased AHA’s visibility both nationally and locally. Cindy has an MBA from the Thunderbird School of International Management, and a B.A. from Texas A & M University. She has a strong background in business and community service and has started a number of successful organizations.