Cindy McKenzie

Vice President, STEM Advantage

Cindy McKenzie recently retired as the CIO for Curaleaf, Inc. and is currently dedicated to non-profit board roles focused on STEM. At Curaleaf, she led a multi-year transformation program implementing enterprise-wide solutions including a finance and operations ERP, a customer engagement program including a loyalty program, a customer ecommerce site and a mobile app, and a Retail POS system. Cindy has over 25 years’ experience in IT leadership roles across diverse industries including Media and Entertainment, Engineering, Financial Services and Cannabis. She was previously the CIO for Deluxe Entertainment, which was the largest global post-production and creative studio, where she was responsible for IT globally.

Cindy is currently serving as Vice President of STEM Advantage and is Chair of the Society of Information Management (SIM) National Foundation. Cindy has won a number of awards including Computerworld’s Premier 100 IT Leaders, SIM Leader of the Year, the Advanced Imaging Society’s Distinguished Leadership Award and the WITH Technology Leadership Award