Maximizing Excellence LLC
Driven by her passion for making a difference, Cindy Peterson, MSW, CFRE, has dedicated her twenty+ year career to impacting the lives of those she has never met. Holding a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Nebraska-Omaha, in 2010, Cindy founded Maximizing Excellence, LLC. Each day her consulting firm helps organizations with mission-driven resource development, strategic planning, and nonprofit capacity building, allowing them to improve their effectiveness and achieve high results. Cindy’s bold approach, creative problem solving, and never-quit attitude has allowed her to modernize the science behind the services her team provides.
Cindy is dedicated to her community serving on the boards of Downtown Rotary and Levitt at the Falls, mentoring through Start Up Sioux Falls, and lending her expertise to uncovering the power of philanthropy in Sioux Falls. Cindy has earned a reputation as a local thought leader and as the "go-to" fundraiser in eastern South Dakota. Last year Prairie Business magazine selected Cindy as one of their Top 25 Women in Business