Cynthia Gabriel Walsh


Cynthia is the Senior Director for Organizing & Activism for Amnesty International USA. She has been a leading organizer with AI since 1998.  Cynthia specializes in program development, youth engagement, leadership development, and community organizing.  “My lifelong commitment to social justice is fueled by a belief that individual choices and collective actions do create transformative results.”

Cynthia holds a Masters of Science in Dispute Resolution from the McCormack Graduate School of Policy Studies, Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security and Global Governance at the University of Massachusetts.  Cynthia served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Guinea, West Africa and has traveled extensively throughout the Americas, Europe, and West Africa.  She is an avid gardener, harvester, and loves to experiment in the kitchen with culinary arts!   She enjoys spending time with her husband, 3 sons, 2 dogs, 3 rabbits on her “one acre farm on the north shore of Boston.”