Cindy Bedingfield has been serving as CEO of Redwood Acres for
the past seven 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
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, who work as a Rancher, Pastor, Diesel
Mechanic and Event Coordinator respectively. She has eight grandchildren.