is assistant director of events for The Texas Tribune. She helps to oversee the organization’s year-round events that take place around the state. Prior to joining the Tribune in 2020, Cydney served as the director of marketing and outreach for A+Lifestyle Medical Group, where she oversaw the traditional, digital and events marketing for the practice. A “born Longhorn,” Cydney studied history and government at the University of Texas at Austin before going on to receive her masters degree in philosophy and social policy from the George Washington University. Her favorite pastimes (apart from hosting events) include hiking with her goldendoodle, Rafi, and trying not to kill her burgeoning plant collection.