Congratulations Nancy Kaplan on your Retirement

Conscient Strategies Announces Retirement of Co Founder and Executive Chair Nancy Kaplan

WASHINGTON, D.C. July 9, 2024 – Today, Conscient Strategies (“Conscient Strategies” or the “Company”), announced the retirement of Nancy Kaplan from her role as Executive Chair. Hannah Romick continues as Conscient Strategies’ CEO.

Ms. Romick noted, “The whole Conscient Strategies team and I are grateful for Nancy’s dedication, drive for excellence, and selfless leadership style, which have enabled Conscient Strategies to be the unique company it is today. We have taken Nancy’s insights, experience, and innovative ways of working to drive success for our clients. While she will be missed, Nancy’s contribution to our solid foundation as a firm will be continually present in our work and relationships.”

“Nancy Kaplan and I started Conscient Strategies 10 years ago and have enjoyed many successes together, while also growing our high performing team. We have established a firm that is human focused and collaborative, harnessing analytics and our own proprietary methodologies and frameworks to bring success to our clients. We continue to build resilient, flexible, and effective organizations through outcome-based leadership.”

Ms. Kaplan said, “I am honored to have built Conscient Strategies with Hannah and believe the company has never been better positioned to continue delivering value for our clients. I look forward to the future for Conscient Strategies and wish Hannah the best as she remains at the helm. I thank Hannah for building this organization with me and thank my colleagues and clients for an incredible journey at Conscient Strategies.”

Ms. Romick concluded, “I want to congratulate Nancy on her retirement and thank her for being an extremely valuable partner over many years. It has been an honor to serve in the co-CEO role together, and as we turn the page on this chapter, I want to thank our team for their continued dedication to our mission. I am excited for the future of Conscient Strategies and am confident in our continued growth.”

Ms. Kaplan co-founded Conscient Strategies in October 2014 with the idea that every organization is capable of thriving through change. The company now serves clients globally to build resilient, flexible, and successful organizations through outcome-based leadership. Before launching Conscient Strategies, Nancy was Chief Operating Officer of a boutique consulting firm, was a partner at SECOR Group Consulting (subsequently acquired by KPMG Canada), a strategy partner with Accenture, and the Washington, DC area managing partner of ADVENTIS, named by Consulting News as one of the Seven Small Jewels of the consulting industry.

Ms. Romick has over 20 years of leadership experience in global organizations. Before co-founding Conscient Strategies, Hannah was a director at a boutique consulting firm, a program manager in Angola working within the oil & gas industry, and partnered with the U.S. Government, World Bank, and United Nations while at The Carter Center in Atlanta.

At Conscient Strategies, we position organizations for sustainable growth and business results.


Conscient Strategies was founded with the idea that every organization is capable of thriving through change. With a focus on strategy, leadership, and organizational effectiveness, Conscient Strategies equips leaders with the tools necessary to continuously navigate the constancy of change in ways that not only benefit their team, but, equally as important, their business outcomes.

Conscient Strategies is comprised of a talented group of global consultants working with organizations of all sizes in the United States and around the world.

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