Cyndy Moffat Forsyth is Homewood Research Institute’s first chief development officer. She is responsible for working with the Institute’s board and staff leadership to develop donor relationships and build community and philanthropic support for the Institute.
Before joining HRI, Cyndy served for almost a decade with the Huntington Society of Canada as the vice-president of development and marketing. Her work there included building a strong donor-centred organizational culture, establishing performance metrics and accountability processes, and expanding participation in Huntington-related clinical trials.
Previously, Cyndy held a number of positions at the University of Guelph including academic counselor, admissions counselor and general manager of the Conference Office. An active community volunteer, Cyndy is vice-chair of the board of directors for YMCA-YWCA of Guelph and a member of the board of directors and chair of the Grants Committee for the Guelph Community Foundation.