A.K.A. Cynthia Kirkeby
Name: Cynthia Fascenelli Kirkeby
Title: The Brains of the Operation
Create the Vision and move everyone in the same direction while still remaining open to new ideas and opportunities.
A man without passion is only a latent force, only a possibility, like a stone waiting for the blow from the iron to give forth sparks.
Henri-Frederic Amiel. 18211881
The ability to look into the future, capture a vision of what we are creating,
and sharing what I see with those around me. Empowering the staff of ClassBrain.com to believe in their abilities and take enough risk that they can accomplish amazing things! Keeping a mind and heart open to my kids. Extraordinary research
skills, as well as years of experience in graphic design, illustration, and
I started my first business in 1976. Since then, I have founded (or co-founded)
businesses in the fields of Graphic Design, Furniture Manufacturing, and Pet
Supply Manufacturing. All of these businesses are still thriving.
California State University at Fullerton: B.A. in Graphic Design.
California State University at Fullerton: Minor in Illustration.
California State University at Fullerton: B.A. in English (writing).
Dexter, Superman, X-Men
Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
Svaha by Charles De Lint
Pastwatch: The Redemption of Christopher Columbus by Orson Scott Card
Einstein’s Dreams by Alan P. Lightman
Under The Tuscan Sun
Star Wars Series
Star Trek: First Contact
Mrs. Bockleman (9th grade English) had us all write letters to ourselves, which
we were to open later in life. What an eye-opener!
Professor Weissbuch from Cal Poly Pomona taught me to love writing and trust my abilities.
Professor Willis E. McNelly from Cal State Fullerton taught me that the study of English
could stray from the commonly traveled path.
Larry Johnson and Bill Nelson, professors at Cal State Fullerton, taught me color, light, line, detail and dedication.