Kevin Nicholson is a Principal at ghSMART. He serves leading Fortune 500 corporations and investors in the areas of management assessment and organizational change initiatives.
Prior to joining ghSMART, Kevin was an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Co. While at McKinsey, Kevin served clients in a wide variety of industries, focusing primarily on travel, transportation and logistics. Kevin’s cross-functional teams provided strategic, operational, and organizational expertise to senior executives at numerous Fortune 500 companies. He also advised clients during multiple Fortune 200 mergers on matters including commercial integration, organizational design, human capital and transformational change. Prior to joining McKinsey, Kevin served as a captain in the United States Marine Corps, and conducted deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. Following his deployment to Afghanistan, Kevin was awarded the Bronze Star Medal.
Kevin holds an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School, an MBA from Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business, and a BA from the University of Minnesota. He lives near Milwaukee, Wisconsin with his wife and three children.