AA Latin American Bible Institute
B.A. Vanguard University
M.A. Vanguard University
Hired in 2020


Cyndi was born and raised in Southern California where she grew up in a big, Colombian family and lived there until she moved to Portland when she began serving as the Campus Pastor at Multnomah University. She attended the Latin American Bible Institute where she graduated with her A.A. in Biblical Studies. Shortly after, she transferred to Vanguard University where she attained her B.A. in Psychology and her M.A. in Leadership Studies. Along with completing her degrees from Vanguard University, Cyndi also worked at Vanguard for 7 years, serving as the Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator, as well as the Assistant Director of Student Programming. Cyndi enjoys working in Higher Ed and has a heart for seeing college students grow in their journey with the Lord, understanding of themselves and their personal and professional development.

In her free time, Cyndi enjoys exploring Portland and the delicious food the city has to offer with her husband Jonathon and their daughter Bella Grace.

Cyndi Headshot