Nicole is a consultant with The Family Business Consulting Group specializing in communication, conflict resolution and training next-generation family business owners. Her experience includes facilitating family meetings, educating families and aligning ownership.
Prior to joining The Family Business Consulting Group, Nicole was the operations manager for the University of Wisconsin-Madison Family Business Center. Her work in programming helped the Center support family businesses through a variety of services including discussion forums, training programs and educational resources. In addition to consulting, Nicole is the HR Manager for a mid-sized family owned business, and also facilitates peer group meetings focused on the training of next generation family business leaders.
She has a personal passion and understanding of family business as her family owned a grocery store for 95 years before converting into a community operated co-operative.
Nicole’s education includes a BA in History and International Studies from UW-Madison and an MBA from Roosevelt University in Chicago. She is a recent graduate of the Family Firm Institute Certificate program in Family Business Advising and is pursuing the Advanced Certificate in Family Business Advising. Nicole also has completed coursework in group facilitation and mediation through DePaul University.
Nicole can be reached at email@example.com or by phone at 608.206.2261.