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Cindy Post Senning Ed.D.



Gift-Good-Manners_tnCindy Post Senning, Ed.D. is Emily Post’s great-granddaughter and a director of The Emily Post Institute. Her premiere book for children is The Gift of Good Manners co-written with Peggy Post.

Cindy’s educational background and expertise in etiquette  uniquely  qualify her to write definitively on the subject of children’s manners  in the 21st century. Her writing and recommendations are based on  the concept of introducing specific manners at certain developmental stages in a child’s life. Cindy Post Senning also founded the Emily Post’s Children’s Etiquette Train the Trainer Program and is its premier presenter.

Cindy is a sought after source for children's etiquette and has been interviewed by The New York Times, USA Today, NPR, and Parenting magazine. 

Cindy’s professional background includes more than 30 years in education and health care. She holds a doctorate and master’s in education, both from the University of Vermont; and a degree in nursing from Cornell University. Cindy resides in Waterbury, Vermont, with her husband John. They have two grown sons.



Books by Cindy Post Senning:

The Gift of Good Manners

The Guide To Good Manners For Kids

Emily's Everyday Manners

Emily's New Friend

Emily's Magic Words

Teen Manners

Emily's Out and About Book

Prom and Party Etiquette

Emily's Christmas Gifts

Table Manners For Kids

Emily's Sharing and Caring Book