Cynthia Leeds Friedlander, author of SPEAK EASY, The Communication Guide for Career and Life Success (Word Craft Press, 2009), is an accomplished and dynamic public speaker as well as a seasoned executive coach and career counselor, adept in successfully managing sensitive work-related issues. In addition to her corporate consulting, she has a private counseling practice, and has worked with thousands of individuals throughout her extensive coaching career. Learn more at
Before becoming a career coach, she taught French and Group Guidance. Cindy grew up in the fashion industry, resides in New York City and has an 1830s country farmhouse in Upstate New York. She is a dog lover, folk and blues music devotee and nature enthusiast.