- MS Mechanical Engineering 1989
- BS Mechanical Engineering 1987
Cynthia received her Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering in 1987 and her Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering in 1989. She is a manager in supplier technical assistance at Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Michigan. She received the SAE FISTA Traveling Fellow in 1992 and an Outstanding Service Award from SWE of Detroit, and was a director of the Michigan Tech Alumni Association Board. She is married to Andrew Hodges and is the proud mother of Jane and Edward Hodges and currently resides in Ann Arbor, Michigan.