Cindra is a lifelong resident of Iowa. She was born in Iowa City, raised in the small town of Wellman, moved to Iowa City in 2009 to attend the University of Iowa in pursuit of a Marketing B.B.A., and she now resides in North Liberty with her cat Maze and partner Travis.
Since 2014, Cindra has worked in the Marketing Department at Hills Bank, a sponsor of the Excellence in the Arts program. Within her local community, Cindra serves on the Friends of the Animal Center Foundation Board of Directors and the North Liberty Community Pantry’s Growing Together Garden Committee.
In her free time, Cindra enjoys tending to her ever-growing collection of indoor house plants, gardening, reading both fiction and nonfiction books, and cycling outdoors.