Prior to joining Riverwater, Cindy managed money for clients, serving as an analyst, fund manager, and portfolio manager at Robert W. Baird and M&I Investment Management. More recently, she added a socially responsible lens to her investment process, while working for a private socially responsible investment firm, and then for a local foundation. She serves her community in various board and volunteer roles and currently sits on the Company Calls Committee for US SIF.

Cindy earned a B.B.A. in Finance and a B.A. in Spanish from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. In addition, she is a CFA® charterholder.

Cindy lives in Milwaukee with her husband, two daughters, and dog. She enjoys writing, traveling and spending time with her family.