Cynthia has worked as an actress in commercials, film, radio, and stage in both New York and in Seattle. She leads a double life as an assistant professor at Bastyr University and as the author of two cookbooks, Feeding the Whole Family and the new Feeding the Young Athlete. Go to her website Cookus Interruptus where over 175 short videos feature super good food and improvised antics from her online “family,” Bhama Roget, Matt Smith, and Frank Buxton. All her selves merged to present the Tedx Rainier talk “How to Cut an Onion” which can be seen on YouTube. Off line she cooks for her kind husband Michael and misses her daughter Grace who is living all over the globe, but not here.