Cynthia “Cindy” Franklin: Cindy currently works as a Senior Counsel at Carlson Law, after previously working at the State of Alaska Department of Law as an Assistant Attorney General. Cindy has a distinguished career focused on community health and child welfare. Before working at the state, Cindy served as Director of the Alcohol and Beverage Control Board from 2014-2017, where she oversaw implementation of changes to Title IV regulations and changes related to the legalization of marijuana. She also served as the Anchorage Municipal Prosecutor from 2008-2014, where she led with a focus on child welfare and collaborating with community-based services. She serves on the VOA Alaska board as it aligns with her professional experience and personal passions. Cindy joined the VOA Board of Directors in August of 2018.
Senior Counsel, Carlson Law