Cynthia Akey

Cynthia A. Akey

  • Communication Specialist, FitWell


Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 1992
E-RYT Yoga Instructor, 2005
ACE Certified Personal Trainer, 2012
NETA Wellness Coach, 2015
Chair Yoga Instructor, 2016
TRX Trainer

Interests & Expertise

Cynthia brings more than 20 years of experience in marketing, digital marketing, and graphic design. She’s worked in corporate marketing and communication departments across several industries – manufacturing, public radio (WUWM 89.7 FM), education, business start-ups, and healthcare/fitness.

As Communication Specialist, Cynthia will lead and implement marketing, communication, and outreach initiatives for the FitWell Program and the Zilber College of Public Health. She has a passion for strategy and creative execution.

Cynthia is also a certified E-RYT yoga instructor, ACE certified Personal Trainer, and NETA certified Wellness Coach who educates, encourages, and empowers people to move better and live well.