CLS Development, Inc.
Cynthia Saver, RN, MS, President

About Us

• Dynamic  • Dependable      • Experienced
Cynthia Saver, MS, RN, has spent more than 25 years in publishing. She has held senior editorial positions, including executive vice president at Nursing Spectrum (now She currently writes and provides editorial and continuing education services for many leading publishers. Cynthia's articles have appeared in many national publications, including Nursing Spectrum,, OR Manager, Nursing Management, AORN Journal, Journal of Nursing Regulation, OR Nurse, American Nurse Today, and The Nurse Practitioner. She is the editor Anatomy of Writing for Publication for Nurses, 4th ed. and writes The Writing Mind blog for American Nurse Journal, the official journal of the American Nurses Association.

Client list:
  • American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
  • American Nurses Association
  • Elsevier
  • Relias
  • HealthCom Media
  • OR Manager
  • The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (as book acquisitions editor)
  • Wolters Kluwer (Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins) 
  • and more...
See Editorial Services for more information.


Cynthia is a dynamic speaker and trainer. She receives rave reviews for programs ranging from improving your brain power to writing for publication. She has presented at national conferences, such as the American Nurses Association Quality Conference, regional programs, and many hospitals, including The Cleveland Clinic.

See Speaking/Training for a complete list of presentations, or e-mail for more information. Cynthia will tailor the presentation to fit your needs.