Cynthia graduated magna cum laude from Wright State University and from the University of Dayton School of Law. After graduation from law school, she was a corporate manager at LexisNexis for eight years. Cynthia has practiced law with the firm since August 1993, when she also began serving as a public defender at Franklin Municipal Court. In 2002 and 2007, Cynthia became a public defender at Middletown Municipal Court and Lebanon Municipal Court, respectively. She has represented hundreds of defendants in various areas of criminal and domestic relations law during her career.