Cynthia Gonzalez

Cynthia Gonzalez is a multi-faceted being, born in El Salvador and raised in South Los Angeles. She’s the author of Suspendidos en el Tiempo; has been the Cultural Advisor for several events such as Frida Fest and Qulture Magazine. Cynthia is currently the Entertainment Director for CineArte – A Latinx Queer Film & Art Festival produced by the LA LGBT Center. Her passion to see a positive representation of the Salvadoran community, led her to the role of Founder and Content Creator of Salvies Who Lunch, an online platform dedicated to connect and empower Salvadorans of all backgrounds.

In her spare time, she’s volunteered for non-profit organizations helping bring awareness to teen dating violence and facilitated workshops for at-risk youth. She’s also written for the Long Beach Register, Q Voice News and has been featured on the LA Times.