Cynthia Mun changed careers eight years ago to become a well-traveled children’s book writer and is represented by literary agents Jenny Bent and Eliza Kirby of The Bent Agency in New York. Beyond serving on the Nevada Commission on Tourism, Cynthia is currently the Regional Advisor for the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators for Nevada. Previously, she spent two decades in strategic and product marketing. Cynthia served as Vice President of Marketing for Tropicana Las Vegas, overseeing the $125 million renovation and rebranding of the property, and as Executive Director of Business Insights and Strategy at MGM Resorts International. Prior to joining MGM Resorts, Cynthia acted as Leader of New Product Development at D&B for its $280 million small business division. She also launched Pandora.com as its Senior Vice President of Marketing. Cynthia served as Director of Product Marketing and Management for Gemstar TV Guide International, where she led the strategic market development and launch of the first electronic book. She has served on several non-profit boards, is President of the Yale Club of Nevada, and ASC Director for Yale College recruitment.