Cindy Thurston Bare

Vice President of Consulting, Foundation Software Group

Cindy Thurston Bare is the Vice President of Consulting for Foundation Software Group, developer of the Foundation Firm Intelligence Platform. She helps law firms leverage their greatest asset; the experience and expertise of their professionals. She offers practical expertise about how firms can use data for better marketing, business development, client intelligence, pricing, staffing, and knowledge sharing.

Cindy has 20 years of experience leading people and projects at large, international law firms. She was previously the Director of Knowledge Management at Orrick, a firm known for innovation and collaboration. Cindy led Orrick's experience project, which won an LMA Impact Award and was a finalist for the ILTA Project of the Year. She is also a Prosci Certified Change Management Practitioner.

Cindy is a frequent speaker on legal technology, collaboration, and marketing technology, including change management and adoption for marketing technology projects. She recently presented at the Corporate Legal Operations Consortium (CLOC) Institute, LMA Annual Conference, LMA Tech Midwest, LMA Tech West, LMA Mid-Atlantic Conference, and the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) Conference.

Cindy earned a BS in Foreign Service from Georgetown University, an MA in Human Resources Development from George Washington University, and an MA in Counseling from Marymount University.