Cindy L. Isaacsen, an official court reporter from Shawnee, Kan., for the 10th Judicial District Court. She was elected to serve a three-year term as member of its Board of Directors during the Association’s Convention & Expo being held in New Orleans, La., Aug. 2-5.
Isaacsen began her career in 1988 as a freelance court reporter in Clarksville, Tenn. In 1990, she worked as a freelance court reporter in Schweinfurt, Germany. She has also worked as a freelance court reporter at Fort Polk, La., and for several firms including Welker & Associates in Clarksville, and AAA Court Reporting Company in Overland Park, Kan. Isaacsen also worked as an official court reporter for the 36th Judicial District Court in DeRidder, La., and currently serves as an official court reporter for the 10th Judicial District Court in Olathe, Kan.
At the national level, Isaacsen served on NCRA’s Election Committee in 2016-2017, and as a regional representative for the National Committee of State Associations (NCSA). She currently serves as NCSA’s Vice Chair.
At the state level, Isaacsen is immediate past president of the Kansas Court Reporters Association having also served as vice president and as secretary. She has also served as a speaker for events sponsored by the Oklahoma Court Reporters Association and the Colorado Court Reporters Association. Isaacsen is a graduate of the Stenograph Institute of Texas, and holds the professional certification of Registered Professional Reporter (RPR).