Cyndi Zagieboylo became president and CEO of the National MS Society in 2011. Her Society career started in 1985 and she has worked with every CEO of the organization including founder, Sylvia Lawry. Providing leadership on Pathways to MS Cures while empowering people affected by MS to live their best lives is her life’s work.
Cyndi is a founding member and executive committee chair of the International Progressive MS Alliance which was launched in 2013. The Alliance expedites the development of therapies for progressive MS and includes membership from 19 countries. She also serves on the MS International Federation Board of Trustees.
She is passionate about building the MS movement, amplifying the voices of people affected by MS to influence lawmakers, and ensuring people affected by MS know that the National MS Society can be a supportive partner in their life journeys.
Cyndi received her bachelor’s degree in rehabilitation counseling and psychology from Springfield College and master’s degree in social psychology from the University of Connecticut.