Cynda has been partnering with CanTYD since June 2015 to deliver confidential counselling services to improve the mental health of youth and their families. As part of her role at Youthlink, Cynda provides school-based mental health services for youth in Scarborough. Outside of CanTYD and Youthlink, Cynda volunteers at Victims Services Toronto as a Crisis Counsellor and has previously worked at Native Child and Family Services. Cynda enjoys singing with her community choir and spending time outdoors. Cynda holds a Master of Social Work and a Master of Public Health from the University of Toronto.