Instructor Biography - Cynthia Varnell

About the Instructor

Cynthia  Varnell

Instructor Biography - Cynthia Hattabaugh
Director of Client Services
Hometown: Glendale Arizona


Background: Prior to joining Pit Crew Marketing Cynthia worked at a
prominent Mechanical and auto body repair shop in Huntington Beach CA
for 15 years. During that time, she managed marketing, human resources,
and helped found a nonprofit focusing on automotive education.
Cynthia prides herself on marketing through philanthropy and community
involvement. She engages team members and brings relevance to her
training as she understands the modern-day challenges of working in and
running a shop.
Prior to her automotive career Cynthia was a corporate trainer where she
created and delivered contact for a financial institution.
In her free time Cynthia serves at the PTO Vice-President at the local
elementary school and is the minor player agent for their local little league.
She enjoys spending time with her husband and three children. When they
aren’t going to one of their many sporting events they enjoy camping, road
trips, and spending time in their backyard with their three dogs.
Accomplishments / Recognition
• Fender Bender Magazine – Admin of the year 
• Huntington Beach Community & Service Clubs Hall of Fame – 2017 
• California Legislative Assembly Award  
• California State Senate Certificate of Recognition 
• US Congress Certificate of Recognition 
• Various Kiwanis International Awards 
• Secured Universally Accessible Playground on the Beach Funding 
• College View Reading Oasis Room – STEM Focused