Susan McLaughlin is a Partner with Nick Pierce & Associates. She possesses more than 30 years of senior management experience as an operating executive at Citibank, Kodak, BellSouth and AGL Resources. Her success in leading numerous businesses in a variety of industries has been attributed, in part, to her ability to attract and develop high performing teams.
Over the past several years she has run a business advisory service focused on providing counsel on operational strategy and execution to small/medium size businesses and to private equity firms.
She currently holds one of two Battery Ventures board seats at Prime Revenue, sits on the advisory board of private equity backed Purchasing Power and is a Trustee at Mary Baldwin College where she chairs the Finance Committee.
Past board roles have included Target Corporation and Delphi Corporation, Ntelos Telecommunications, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Rochester, the Buffalo branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Spelman College. She is an active member of The Committee of 200, where she is the Treasurer of the Foundation and BENS (Business Executives for National Security).
Throughout her career she has played an active role in mentoring, advising and supporting young women leaders. Her business advisory clients represent a broad base of industries including transaction processing, financial services, media, equipment distribution and energy and several private equity firms.
Ms. McLaughlin began her career at Citibank. She holds a B.S. in education from the University of Nebraska at Omaha and participated in the University of Michigan’s Global Leadership Program.