Cindy is the publishing strategist for Somersault, serving clients in assessing the next best steps in building their publishing career. Cindy provides editorial services, proposal development, and collaborative writing services. She began her career as the owner of an award-winning independent Christian bookstore for eighteen years, then expanded into leadership roles in distribution, editorial, and publishing at Ingram, Simon & Schuster, and Zondervan, where she served as vice president and associate publisher of trade books. As a collaborative writer, Cindy has co-authored the bestselling book UnPlanned with Abby Johnson (Tyndale and Focus on the Family, 2010), 40 Days for Life with Bereit and Carney (Cappella Books, 2013), One Light Still Shines with Marie Monville (Zondervan, 2013), Unstoppable with Christine Caine (Zondervan, 2014) and others. She loves being surrounded by her six children and nine grandchildren.