Cindy Bedingfield has been serving as CEO of Redwood Acres for the past five years. Prior to this, Bedingfield worked as Project Manager for the Jackson County Fairgrounds for 14 years and served as CEO of the Myrtle Point/Coos County Fairgrounds. In addition to working for Redwood Acres, Bedingfield partners with her daughter in an event business, UpTown Events, which has coordinated Art in Bloom, a major street festival in Medford Oregon, for the last 13 years.
Bedingfield was born in Eureka and attended Eureka High School and College of the Redwoods. She later moved to Central Point Oregon before returning to Humboldt County to take the position at Redwood Acres. She has 4 children, 3 sons and a daughter, as who work as a Rancher, Pastor, Diesel Mechanic and Event Coordinator respectively. Aswell she has eight grandchildren.