Cindy Resman leads marketing and communications at the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation (MHIF). She has 25+ years of experience in healthcare and med tech communications, including expertise in corporate brand and reputation, media relations, stakeholder engagement, internal communications and crisis communications.
Prior to accepting an internal role at MHIF in December 2022, Cindy founded Point Forward Communications, providing strategic communications and marketing support for medical device and healthcare organizations of all sizes, including MHIF. Cindy’s experience includes 10 years at Medtronic in various leadership roles within Global Communications. She also worked in various corporate and business unit communications roles for Baxter Healthcare and Abbott Laboratories and started her career in the healthcare practice at Golin-Harris International, a global PR agency in Chicago.
Cindy holds a master’s degree in integrated marketing communications from Northwestern University and a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications from Drake University. She lives in Maple Grove with her husband and they have three children.