Resume

Click a section below to find out more about Cindy Burkett’s extensive educational, business and political qualifications.

Education/Certificates

  • University of North Texas (Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution – Oct. 2005, 4.0 GPA)
  • University of Texas at Arlington (Graduated Summa Cum Laude, 4.0 GPA)
  • Eastfield Community College (Associate in Business, 3.92 GPA)
  • Washington, D.C. Internship with the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD) – May 2003–August 2003

Awards/Civic Involvement

  • Dallas County GOP Chairman Award (2008)
  • Staff Champion Award from the Texas Association of Community Health Centers, Inc. (2005)
  • Mesquite Board of Adjustments, Vice Chair (2007-2009)
  • Keep Mesquite Beautiful Board, Member (appointment period 2005-2006)
  • TFRW Tribute to Women Honoree 2008
  • Practicum at the Dispute Resolution Services of North Texas

Senator Bob Deuell

Texas State Senator Bob Deuell (Deputy Regional Director, April 2004 – January 2006)
Legislative aide to the Senator for Finance Committee during 79th Regular Session (January 2005-May 2005).

  • Attended all budget meetings and workgroup meetings for Article II. Prepared related budget summaries for the Senator.
  • Tracked legislation related to the following Committees: Jurisprudence, Veteran Affairs and Governmental Organization.
  • Drafted bills and guided them through the legislative process.
  • Met with lobbyists and constituents on a regular basis.

Republican Credentials

  • State Republican Executive Committee Woman for Senate District 2 (2006-current)
  • SE Zone Leader for Dallas County Judicial Victory 2006
  • Secretary at the 2006 Dallas County Republican Senatorial District 2 Convention
  • Sunnyvale Republican Women’s Club – Campaign Officer 2009
  • Mesquite Area Republican Club – Founder and President 2007 – current
  • Mesquite Republican Women’s Club Fashion Show Fundraiser Chair – 2006, 2007
  • Texas Federation of Republican Women – Member
  • Bush Rally 2004 (SMU Dallas) – Usher Chairman
  • Volunteer at the Dallas County GOP Headquarters
  • Precinct Chair for Precinct 2315 (2005 – current)
  • Precinct Secretary for Precinct 2315 (2004)
  • State Delegate for Republican Convention 2004, 2006, 2008
  • State Delegate for Texas Federal Republican Women Convention 2005, 2007
  • Election Judge 2006, 2008
  • Election Clerk 2004, 2005

Contact Information

Highline Enterprises, LLC
Co-Owner and Vice President
205 East Highway 80, Suite 135
Forney, Texas 75126

Company owns and operates five Subway franchises.

214-460-5349