Cynthia Canelas

Senior Account Director

Cynthia uses her skill in forming teams and understanding client needs to manage project delivery at Forum One, ensuring that clients glean the most value based on the talents and interests of their team. Cynthia earned her bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Fine Arts from Albright College in Pennsylvania, followed by a master’s in Marketing and Business from the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School.

Favorite issues:

  • Human Rights
  • International Development

It may surprise you:

  • She built her own robot when she was in high-school
  • She co-founded Los Tiempos USA, a Spanish-language newspaper in the Washington, DC, area.
  • She's active in the Bolivian Women’s Association, which raises funds to help children and the elderly in Bolivia

Can't live without:

  • Her four "babies": her husband, her two sons, and her computer.

  • Her craft tools