Cindy Shirley
  • DSC_4139HOMETOWN:  Louisville, Kentucky
  • CURRENT CITY:  Everett, Washington
  • OCCUPATION:  Director of the Office of Research, University of Washington Bothell
An Everett, WA resident and Louisville, KY native, Cindy is a 14-year crew member. Cindy is charged with driver safety systems, general cockpit maintenance, and also communicates with the driver when he leaves and returns to the dock. In 2017, Cindy will be Boat Chief overseeing hull preparation between race heats with Crew Chief Dan Hoover. Cindy is a boating enthusiast and competitive in nature.  Being a part of the race team gives her an outlet for that competitive spirit. When she is not racing, Cindy is the director of the Office of Research at the University of Washington Bothell. Her favorite win with the team was in Seattle, “Everyone was high-fiving and hugging all the way from the start finish line to the pits.”