Cynthia Goro

Professional Readiness Program Facilitator

Adjunct Instructor of Management




Education

MBA, University of Notre Dame; B.A. Iowa State University


Teaching Interests

Business Policy & Strategy


Responsibilities

In addition to teaching, Cynthia shares her significant business experience with the College by serving as a meeting facilitator in the Professional Readiness Program and Chair of the UNIBusiness Executive Advisory Board.


Professional Accomplishments

Prior to her position at The Worthington Partnership, Cynthia was a member of her family’s previous manufacturing firm, Wayne Engineering Corporation. She joined their team in 1983 as Controller. In 1988, she assumed the role of President. As President of Wayne Engineering Corporation, she was involved in local economic development organizations. She was awarded the 1996 Working Woman of the Year Award by the Cedar Falls Chamber of Commerce. Cynthia is also the 1997 recipient of Ernst & Young’s Iowa/Nebraska Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Turnaround Category.


Latest News & Views


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Will capitalism sustain us?

As I write this, I am attending a class, Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems, in Vienna.

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Upcoming event: What if business stopped pandering to China?

Monday, December 9, 2019
7:00 PM
Curris Business Building #109 John Deere Auditorium

China has become increasingly assertive in forcing companies wishing to do business in China to conform to Chinese governmental demands. What if U.S. companies stopped pandering to China?

1 week 4 days ago