Cindi Nicolas

Managing Director, Slalom Consulting

Cindi became a member of the CAP Advisory Board after her company, Slalom Consulting, developed the CAP Student Portal connecting CAP Wave Makers with their academic and financial coaches. As a first-generation college student herself, she knows the importance of a strong college support system. She values the opportunity to bring her years of business and consulting experience to help CAP. At Slalom, Cindi specializes in providing technology, strategy, and transformation services to global and local companies and NGOs in the Bay Area. Her 30-year business career includes 21 years at Accenture, leaving as a managing director, and three years at WestEd focused on enabling the Common Core throughout the U.S. She is a graduate of Oregon State University where she received degrees in Mathematical Sciences (math, statistics, and computer science) and Math Education. She’s lived in the Bay Area for the last 20 years, growing a family with her husband and two teenage children.