Cynthia La Grou currently serves as a Founding Director and Chief Visionary Officer at Compathos Media Foundation and Compathos Productions. Based in Placerville, California, Compathos seeks to inspire world change through innovative media campaigns. A recent documentary entitled Drawn from Water is an excellent example of the work produced by these initiatives. Further information regarding this documentary can be found online at www.drawnfromwaterthemovie.com. Through this documentary and similar works, Cynthia La Grou is committed to numerous philanthropic causes through her professional services. She and her associates at Compathos perform a notable service in advancing cultural awareness and global advocacy for an array of relevant social issues. Beyond media production, Cynthia La Grou holds diverse professional experience that includes work in business development, publishing, editorial management, and product marketing. As a creative design professional, she owns Cynesthetic Design, a company that provides an array of consulting and creative services for media companies, educational organizations, nonprofits, and small industries. Cynthia La Grou also performs professional services as a Founding Partner and Creative Director of Millennia Music and Media Systems, Inc., which designs and manufactures award-winning audio equipment for professional use world wide. Her personal interests include traveling, hiking, and engaging in meaningful cross-cultural exchanges.