Cyndi Connelly

Cyndi grew up in Iowa and graduated from the University of South Dakota with a degree in Accounting. She worked for many years as a CPA, holding staff and management positions in audit, accounting, and finance with Deloitte, Trans World Airlines, and American Airlines. Cyndi has traveled extensively and has a passion for learning about different cultures and people. She has a heart for serving those in need and inspiring others to do the same. She volunteers extensively with her church and recently completed a three year term as Mission Elder. During that time she organized and led numerous local and international outreach activities, including biannual mission trips to Puerto Peñasco (Rocky Point), MX.

Cyndi is married to Gordon and they have two sons who attend Georgia Tech and Stanford. Cyndi and Gordon live in Scottsdale, AZ, and also have a condo in Rocky Point. Cyndi is committed to giving back to the Puerto Peñasco community which she considers to be her second home.

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    Funding educational expenses or young people whose families lack the resources to send their children to school.

  • Financial Support

    Providing a caring team of local professionals and volunteers to follow students and assure they have the resources and support they need outside of school to thrive in the classroom.

  • Homework Clubs

    Offering a safe enriching environment where students can get tutoring and other educational resources they need to succeed academically.