Meet Cindy

Cindy Ledbetter, P.M.H.N.P.-BC

Cindy, is a nurse practitioner who specializes in mental health. Cindy also serves on the Warrick County Council.   She has over 30 years of  medical, business, and administrative experience. Her medical experience includes,  psychiatry, case management, emergency care, intensive care, geriatrics and home health.  She has managed for both profit and not for profit organizations.  Administrative experience includes director of nursing for a child’s psychiatric hospital, clinical director for home health, and staff educator in long term care.  She has also worked In retail management and has had ownership of a small manufacturing firm and a restaurant.

Cindy is also active in her local community.  In 2015 she worked as a team leader with a local non-profit organization to raise community awareness to opiate overdose.  Her work as team leader led to Vanderburgh and Warrick County first responders and police officers carrying the life saving medication Narcan.    Cindy also traveled to San Antonio Texas in 2016  as part of a research team in an effort to decrease the mental health population of the Vanderburgh County Jail.  Her jail diversion efforts lead to the development of the local Evansville Mental Health Commission.  In 2017 Cindy shifted her focus to Warrick County and in 2018 was elected to serve on the Warrick County Council.

Cindy is married, and has a blended family with four adult children; she lives in Newburgh Indiana and has a  psychiatric practice in Evansville Indiana.

Education

• Ivy Tech State College ADN 1999
• University of Southern Indiana, BSN 2011,
• University of Southern Indiana MSN/Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner 2013

Licensure & Certifications 

• Registered Nurse Licensure Indiana, Kentucky and Illinois
• Advanced Practiced Nurse Licensure state of Indiana
• Board Certification: ANCC

Professional Activities & Memberships 

  • Girl Scout Leader, Raintree Girl Scout Council 2001
  • Cardiac Education Committee, St. Mary’s Medical Center 2001
  • Indiana Pressure Ulcer Initiative Committee- Vibrant Home Health 2007
  • Indiana State Nurses Association – 1999 – Present
  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association 2012 – Present
  • Coalition of Advanced Practice Nurses (CAPNI),  Indiana 2013 – present
  • Congregations Acting for Justice and Empowerment (CAJE) of Evansville, Board Member, Team Leader Mental Health Research 2014- 2016
  • The Izaak Walton League Of America, Evansville Chapter 2015 – Present
  • American Legion Auxiliary Kapperman Post 44- Historian 2017, Recording Secretary 2018, Executive Board/Legislative Chairman 2019
  • STAND -Student Account No Debt,   2017 – 2018
  • Newburgh Pool Pals 2018 -2020
  • Warrick County Council, elected term  2019-2022
  • SWIRCA Board of Directors 2019-2023
  • Warrick County Community Corrections Advisory Board 2019-2020