2011 Utah Honor Scroll Award
Cindy Bechtold, 62, Lehi, describes her occupation as “a stay-at-home grandmother employed by my three-year-old grandson.” She is the mother of three children, grandmother of eleven, and “in charge of the kid in me.” Her passion is poetry. She is author of Polished Edges chapbook published by the American Folk Arts Council in Utah. Cindy is president of the “Word Weavers” chapter of the Utah State Poetry Society. She is also a quilter, water-color painter and happy camper. Her sun sign is Cancer.