A CPA with almost 25 years of government auditing experience, Cindy began her journey as an auditor in 1997.
Throughout her tenure, Cindy has moved through the ranks and conducted every type of government audit possible across Oklahoma. Her audits have identified millions of dollars in misappropriated tax dollars and waste of public funds at every level of government.
Cindy took on the role of County Audit Division Director in 2011. Through her leadership, the Division eliminated a five-year backlog of county audits.
In 2013, Cindy was appointed Deputy State Auditor over Local Government Services and served in that capacity until her election as State Auditor in 2018.
By the end of her first term, Cindy will have published more than 1400 audits including the following which garnered statewide, legislative, even national attention:
Cindy is passionate about responsible government and strongly advocates for transparency and accountability in the receipt and expenditure of public funds. After all, it’s the people’s money and they deserve to know how it is spent.
Cindy and her husband Steve live in Coalgate located in Coal County, Oklahoma.
State Auditor Byrd serves as:
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If you’d like to schedule a meeting with Cindy please contact:
Assistant to the State Auditor