Cynthia Long is a graduate of Texas A&M and has served Williamson County as Commissioner for Precinct Two since 2007. Before being elected County Commissioner, she worked in various technical positions before moving into IT management. She started her own IT consulting company in 1997, which focused on information technology and project management. Her clients included companies in the U.S., Central and South America, and Europe.
Commissioner Long was elected twice to the Cedar Park City Council, served on the Cedar Park Planning and Zoning Commission as well as the Round Rock Medical Center Board of Directors. She helped start and was the founding Chairman of the Twin Lakes Family YMCA. Currently, Commissioner Long serves on the Board of Trustees of the Cedar Park Regional Medical Center.
Commissioner Long is the Chair of the Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) Transportation Policy Board. She also serves on and is past chairman of the Capital Area Planning Council of Government (CAPCOG) Executive Committee and is on the Strategic Advisory Committee for the 10 County Emergency Communications District. Commissioner Long serves as Vice-President of the Williamson County Conservation Foundation and on the Williamson County Benefits Committee.
Commissioner Long enjoys mentoring youth and young adults, fishing, snow skiing, and the beach. She has been married to her husband, Donn, for 35 years. They are active members at Hill Country Bible Church, Lakeline Campus and have served in high school and adult ministry.