Cindy Smies

Marketing Specialist

Cindy Smies joined the team in March 2016 and serves as the Marketing Specialist. Her responsibilities include marketing, public relations, and brand development. Prior to joining Jennifer Maxson & Associates, she worked in Development at Mel Trotter Ministries as Director of Marketing and Communications. She has a passion for clear communication and developing strong brand identity through strategic and intentional channels. Cindy is a proud alumnus of Calvin College where she studied Rhetoric Communications, Sociology and Gender Studies and although she is a Chicago transplant, has learned to love the city of Grand Rapids. Apart from work, Cindy can be found running, kickboxing, or trying new cooking classes with her husband, Tyler.

Community Involvement

  • Crossroads Bible Church, City Focus Team
  • Girls on the Run Coach, Stocking Elementary
  • The First Tee of West Michigan, Volunteer