Cindy completed her BSPT, MPT, and PhD in Teaching & Learning at the University of North Dakota. She teaches in the areas of communication and professional behavior, motor control, psychological aspects, and neuro-rehabilitation. Cindy is a credentialed trainer for the APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor Program. She is active in the North Dakota Physical Therapy Association, university committees, and the American Physical Therapy Association. She is currently Vice-Chair of the SMHS CPT, President of the North Dakota Physical Therapy Association, and Academic Co-chair of the Clinical Education Special Interest Group of the Academy of Physical Therapy Education. Her areas of research interests include neuro-rehabilitation, clinical education, and professional behavior.