Cindy has worked as a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant since 1979, after graduating from a certified PTA program in Auburn, Washington. She has worked in skilled nursing, home care, acute care, inpatient neurology, outpatient neurology, and orthopaedics. She obtained her Oregon license in 1981 and worked at Salem Hospital, occasionally helping with the balance classes. After transferring to West Valley Hospital in 2003, she joined Physical Therapist Troy Hattan in developing and promoting the Better Balance Class at WVH. Cindy lives within walking distance of West Valley, and shares a home with her spouse, two daughters, two dogs, four cats, two gold fish, and a love bird. Cindy says, "I have a commitment to my community and Salem Health".