Cydnee DeToy is Next Street’s Director of People, where she leads the firm’s culture and retention, recruiting and professional development efforts. Cydnee also leads select client engagements, drawing on several years of experience in management consulting. While at Next Street, Cydnee has lead a variety of strategic planning and ecosystem assessment engagements, helping foundations and other mission-driven clients understand and catalyze their local small business ecosystems.
Cydnee has diverse experience across the private, social and civil sectors. Prior to joining Next Street, Cydnee worked as an Engagement Manager with Strategy&, the strategy consulting group of PwC, advising clients on corporate, organizational and culture strategy. Cydnee has also worked with a number of social impact organizations on strategic planning, board governance and shared value initiatives. Previously, Cydnee worked with mothers2mothers, a social enterprise in South Africa, and US Senator Sheldon Whitehouse.
Cydnee holds an MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business and a BA from George Washington University.