Cynthia L. Gardner


Cynthia L. Gardner is Senior Vice President/Regional Manager at PNC Detroit–Ann Arbor. Ms. Gardner’s 32-year banking career began in 1979, when she obtained a position as a savings clerk for a small regional bank in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Since that time, Ms. Gardner has held various positions within the retail side of the bank. She also has experience in the commercial side of the bank, having been a business banker and a commercial relationship manager in both commercial banking and the corporate real estate division. Her current responsibilities are with PNC Bank in the Ann Arbor region, where she is responsible for the oversight of the retail operation in Washtenaw County, which includes 13 branches and employs 100+ employees within that region.

Ms. Gardner enjoys being active within her community. She currently sits on the board for Samaritan Counseling and is active on the governing body for Athena Power Link. She has supported the Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan’s outreach program and is a recent Athena Award nominee.

Ms. Gardner resides in Chelsea, Michigan, with her husband Dave. She also has a son, Shaw, who currently resides in Ann Arbor, Michigan.