Chief Financial Officer & Strategic Planning Consultant
Fulcrum Strategies is pleased to welcome Cindy Nyberg to the team. Cindy has a broad range of financial and leadership experience from a large publicly held bank to closely held real estate companies to small businesses and medical practices. In addition to Contract Negotiation, Cindy will be providing a variety of new services for Fulcrum clients including: Business Management, Financial Consultation, Strategic Planning, Activity-Based Costing, and Project Management.
Most recently, Cindy served for six and a half years as Chief Financial Officer for one of the largest private neurology practices in the country. During this time, Cindy was a member of the Administrative Team, leading practice operations and providing strategic guidance for future growth, and development. Cindy was responsible for the following departments: Accounting and Finance, Business Office, Compliance, Information Technology and EMR, Financial Services, Pre-Authorization, and MRI. She was also involved with developing a retail pharmacy and research department. In addition, Cindy managed the following strategic projects to assist in preparing the practice for the future: Improved access with same day appointments and improved utilization of midlevel capacity, EMR implementation, improved departmental and cost accounting and new patient collections workflows.
Prior to her time in the medical industry, Cindy served for nearly 10 years as Controller for Williams Realty & Building Co, Inc. Cindy developed, established and managed all accounting and reporting functions for ten real estate based companies including a general contractor, property management, property owners, and a homeowners association which includes: accounts payable / receivable, cash flow management, job cost, property management, billing and contract administration, budgeting and modeling. Cindy also managed the compensation and benefits function including payroll, government reporting and administration of health insurance, life insurance, long term disability and 401(k) benefits.
Cindy has a wealth of financial services experience, including Sole Proprietor of Cynthia L. Nyberg, CPA from 1990 to 1997, Corporate Planning and Inventor Relations Coordinator at Raleigh Federal Savings Bank from 1988 to 1990, and Accounting at Raleigh Federal Savings Bank from 1985 to 1988.
Committed to education and community, leadership positions that Cindy has held include: Johnston County Parent Advisory Councils, NC State Parent Advisory Council, President and Treasurer of PTAs, Treasurer of Johnston County Education Foundation, and President, Treasurer and Travel Coordinator of Band Parents.
Cindy earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Western Michigan University. She is a Certified Public Accountant – licensed in North Carolina since 1988, and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants. Cindy is a member of the Medical Group Managers Association (MGMA), the North Carolina Medical Group Managers Association (NCMGMA), and is a Certified Medical Practice Executive.
In her spare time, Cindy enjoys gardening, going to the beach and spending time with her family.