Cindy has over 25 years of Executive Financial Management experience in varied industries. Throughout her career, she has benefited from working for great organizations such as Arthur Andersen & Co., The Fresh Market, Wendover Funding/EDS, United Guaranty/AIG, Coyne Beahm Marketing and VIF International Education. While at VIF, Cindy helped launch the Global Schools Network, a public-private initiative in K-12 education to ensure students are prepared to succeed in the global economy. Through this experience, Cindy discovered a passion for working at the intersection of education, economic development and international relations. Through the Guilford Nonprofit Consortium, Cindy received a certificate in Nonprofit Management from High Point University. Cindy is an alumnus of Leadership North Carolina Class XVII and received the Triad Business Journal Women in Business in 2004.
After earning her M.Ed. in Special Education from NCSU, Ana taught special needs students before becoming a private and small group tutor. Ana also graduated from UNC-CH with a B.A. in Psychology. While raising her family, she was actively involved in PTA, coaching Odyssey of the Mind and earning a Guilford County PTSA Volunteer Award in 2001. She is a founding volunteer with Cooking Matters at Sedgefield Presbyterian Church, which earned her the Sedgefield Woman’s Club Distinguished Service Award in 2014. Ana enjoys cooking, gardening, reading, entertaining, and spending time with family and friends.
Ray is the owner of SixFour Web Design & Marketing, which specializes in websites for small businesses and non-profit organizations. Having more than 20 years experience in the Financial Services and Leadership Development areas, he works to share that experience with growing small businesses. Active in the local community, Ray sits on the board of several community focused non-profits.