Midwest Drone Fest Welcomes


Cynthia R. Cauthern, Ph.D., President and Founder of Transcendence UAS, has a track record of over 15 years of success recruiting highly specialized technical talent (machine language, Geo-Spatial, imaging and mobile technologies) and executive search. Dr. Cauthern’s background includes serving in senior sales leadership roles at several start-ups, national and international companies. Dr. Cauthern has taught seminars in recruiting and retaining technical talent, consultative sales, and creating productive office space to empower Millennials and Generation Z employees.

Dr. Cauthern is a proud graduate of the Pennsylvania State University where earned she a B.S. degree (yes, she bleeds navy blue and white); University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, where she earned a M.S. degree (ok, sometimes she also bleeds red and white) and ULC Seminary, where she earned a Ph.D.

Residing in Madison, W., Dr. Cauthern is an avid sports fan and serves on the board of directors of the Urban League of Greater Madison.