Cynthia Lagodzinski is a Bay Area Actor, Director and Teaching Artist. She has acted in several shows with Silicon Valley Shakespeare, and directed As You Like It for SVS in 2018. She previously worked as an Engineering Program Manager for Sun Microsystems, and is currently self-employed as a hairstylist. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Acting and Playwriting, as well as a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Directing, both earned at UCSC. She is currently completing a Certificate of Achievement in Business Entrepreneurship at Las Positas College. She resides in Livermore, California.