Candance Chow

Candance Chow, NextGroup Managing Director and Cofounder, is dedicated to empowering women to be valued both in and out of the paid workforce. She started her career advocating for gender equity and the advancement of women in the workplace, serving as Deputy Executive Director of Business and Professional Women/USA. After earning her M.B.A, Candance owned InSight Consulting Group, a management consulting firm focused on growth and innovation strategy. As an Evanston community leader, Candance serves on the District 65 School Board and recently ran as a Democrat for IL State House of Representatives. Candance holds a B.A. from American University and an M.B.A. from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management.