6 Questions for Cyndi Jensen

1. Where did you grow up? What school did you go to?
I was Born and raised in Boulder Colorado. I have one older sister who lives in the San Luis Valley on a cattle ranch and one older brother who lives and works in northern Colorado. I graduated from Boulder High, then went on to Arapahoe Community College, before going thru the St. John’s Neuromuscular Massage Therapy program at The Boulder School of Massage Therapy. I have one son – Jesse, who recently turned 16 and is attending Elizabeth High School.
2. What did you want to be when you grew up?
I wanted to be a veterinarian until I had a guidance counselor in high school discourage me from going into that field (he thought it would be too much work for a girl). It took me a while to figure out what I wanted to do, but glad I stayed in the medical field!
3. What made you decide to become a massage therapist and Pilates instructor?
When I was 26 yrs old I was working as a legal secretary and teaching aerobics. I was in a bad bicycle accident injuring my wrist and during my rehabilitation I decided that I wanted to get into the medical, so I quit my job and went back to school – so glad I did!
4. What are your hobbies?
I love to ski, bike, hike (climb 14ers), camp, and would like to garden more if I would just stay home on the weekends. I also love to work out and am studying to get my Personal Trainer Certification.
5. Do you have pets?
Yes, I have 4 cats (no, I’m not the “crazy cat lady”), they came with me when we moved from the country and they spend the majority of their time outside.
6. What is one thing most people don’t know about you that they would find shocking?
I love music and I sing on the Worship band at church and would love to learn how to play the bass guitar.