Cindy was appointed into a Deputy Minister role, as Secretary to Treasury Board in May 2019, and joins the Provincial Government from the private sector.
She began her career in commercial banking centering on the agricultural sector of PEI. Four years following, she joined a local IT firm and over 16 years saw that company double in size, while managing a variety of business development activities. She has worked with Veterans Affairs Canada in the area of corporate engagement and managed funding programs for the Department of Canadian Heritage.
For the past 10 years, Cindy was a member of the City of Charlottetown Economic Development Advisory Board. She has led many fundraising efforts for both sport and community organizations, including most recently the development of the Spring Park School playground.
Cindy holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Saint Mary’s University, a Master of Public Administration and a Master of Business Administration, both from Dalhousie University. Cindy resides in Charlottetown with her husband and her three girls, Alice, Clara, and Ruby.