Cynthia Yarnell has been a Kansas resident for over 30 years. Shortly after earning a Bachelor of Arts degree from Kansas State University, she moved to Colorado for 13 years, only to realize the grass really is greener in Kansas! Having also graduated from Ottawa University with an MBA, she has extensive experience with commercial real estate. A member of the National Federation of Republican Women and currently a Sunflower Regent serving as both campaign committee chair of the Kansas Federation and Secretary of Starlight Republican Women, she was recently elected to Treasurer of the Kansas Federation for the 2022 to 2023 term. She has extensive experience serving as a volunteer on multiple local, state and national campaigns. In addition to politics, Cynthia enjoys spending time with her husband and two rescue dogs as well as riding her Indian Scout motorcycle, kayaking and watching Hallmark movies.