A corporate financial expert, advisor, educator, and speaker, Nicole has 30 years of experience making numbers sing. She has spent her career partnering with growth-minded individuals to leverage talent, financial language, and strategies for exponential growth and success. Her experience spans industries, borders, audiences, and industries including manufacturing, distribution, architectural design, and healthcare.
Through her consulting practice, Nthandco Management Consultants, Nicole partners with elite business owners, executives, managers, and professionals to drive business, personal growth, and wealth through strategic financial leadership (SFL®). Using “real costs” strategic pricing and investing, she helps put owners, executives, and financial teams in the driver’s seat.
As Associate Professor of Accounting Practice at Willamette University, Nicole works with MBA students to leverage their talents and numbers to become confident, fast-acting decision makers and leaders across all forms of organizations. Her most recent project involves partnering with the not-for-profit and philanthropic communities through a graduate philanthropic impact investment and leadership course using real dollars, a first of its kind in North America.
In her spare time, you can find her pushing her limits in circus aerials, rafting, Bikram yoga, and out in the open, cycling, and motorcycling.