Cynthia Stobbe has over 25 years of experience as an early educator and has been teaching preschool in Edmonton for 20 years. Her education is in Early Learning from MacEwan University and Lethbridge University. As an educator Cynthia’s focus has always been building strong relationships with families to ensure children feel safe and supported in their learning environment. Cynthia has been a mentor to MacEwan University practicum students and spent 10 years volunteering on the Edmonton Preschool Association board (now NAPTA). Cynthia is a contributor to the podcast Empowered Parents = Empowered Children. Cynthia is a wife and a Mom to one. She loves travel and has explored 32 countries. She also loves books and yoga. Cynthia has been practicing yoga for 15 years and is looking forward to blending her two passions: early learning and yoga, to create a nurturing environment for children to love themselves, love life, and love yoga.