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Meet Cynthia

Cynthia Moran was elected to the Chino Hills City Council in November of 2012 and served her first term as Mayor in 2015. Assembly Member Ling Ling Chang honored Cynthia as the 55th Assembly District Woman of the Year for 2016. As an active member of the Chino Hills City Council, Cynthia Moran serves on the following committees:

  • California Department of Education Advisory Panel for Senate Bill 172: Pathways to Graduation
  • Small Business Assistance Advisory Group for the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD)
  • City of Chino Hills Committees: 25th Anniversary Committee & Healthy Cities Steering Committee - Chair
  • Chino Hills/Chino Valley Unified School District Joint Committee
  • Chino Valley Independent Fire District - Council Liaison
  • Chino Valley Unified School District - HOPE Committee
  • Citizen’s Advisory Committee: California Institution for Men at Chino & California Institution for Women at Chino
  • Kiwanis Club of Chino Hills Boat Parade Committee
  • League of California Cities Legislative Task Force
  • West Valley Mosquito & Vector Control District Board of Directors

Cynthia has been active in civic and educational organizations in the Chino Hills community since 1995. She has volunteered for the Parent Teacher Association (PTA) at several school sites, at the District and State level, and has served as the President of the Chino Valley PTA Council. During her term as PTA Council President, she chartered three new PTAs in the District and mentored 24 PTA/PTSA presidents. The California State PTA honored Cynthia with the Honorary Service Award and the Continuing Service Award. Cynthia has served on various School District Committees over the years including the Grade Appeal Panel appointed by the Superintendent, the Calendar Committee, and has also served on numerous administrative interview panels.

She has served on the Board of Directors for the Chino Hills Community Foundation since 2009 and served as the Chair in 2013. Cynthia launched one of the charity’s signature events, the Spring Home Tour, in 2010 and motivated dozens of volunteers to support the fundraising event. Cynthia has also been active at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church.

Cynthia moved to Chino Hills in 1995. She and her husband, David, were married in 2002. Together they have three grown children: Richard, Christine, and Melanie, all of whom attended Chino Valley Unified School District schools. Cynthia is a parishioner of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church. They have two dogs, Cody and Lilly.

Professional Experience

She started an event-planning business in 1995 which thrived for 13 years. In 2004, she became a marketing and advertising consultant for various clients including Chick-fil-A and Harte-Hanks. In 2009, Cynthia founded “Cyn in the City,” which helps small businesses connect with women in the community. Her networking events provide exposure for small businesses and non-profit organizations in the Chino Valley and have attracted 4,000 women to date. She is also a substitute teacher for the Chino Valley Unified School District.


  • California State University, Fullerton, B.A., Communications
  • USC Price School of Public Policy, Executive Education in Public Policy