Cindy Fester

  • Editor, Research Publications


Phone: (206) 685-7565

Cindy Fester


B.A. 1983, University of Wyoming

As the Editor-Research Publications, Cindy works with faculty in the School of Law to support their scholarship endeavors. She provides assistance with journal articles and book projects, providing templates, style sheets, formatting, basic legal research, Bluebooking and cite-checking, and updating and maintenance of SSRN accounts on behalf of the faculty. In addition, she provides editing assistance for the Gallagher Law Library weekly publication of its Current Index to Legal Periodicals.

Prior to her work at the School of Law, Cindy enjoyed an eight-year stint as Assistant Athletic Media Relations Director for the Huskies, primarily supporting the sports of football, women’s basketball, women’s soccer, men’s and women’s golf, and Husky crew. She also served Washington State University and New Mexico State University as an Assistant Athletic Media Relations Director prior to her tenure at the University of Washington.

Cindy graduated from the University of Wyoming with a degree in Journalism and English. During her years at the UW, she served as managing editor of the student newspaper for a term, and worked four years as a student assistant in the University of Wyoming Sports Information Office, responsible for the athletic media relations efforts for all women's sports at the beginning of implementation of Title IX, and working with football, wrestling, and men's basketball in game-day roles.