Vice President of Finance and Operations
As Vice President of Finance and Operations, Mike Nielsen oversees accounting and finance as well as the operations, horticulture, education, and facilities departments for 21st Century Parks. His work helps to provide a world-class experience to visitors of The Parklands of Floyds Fork, while ensuring the non-profit acts as a responsible steward of donated dollars. Mike joined 21st Century Parks as the Vice President of Finance in April of 2016 and was promoted to VP of Finance and Operations in May of 2018. He holds a BS in Accounting from Transylvania University and an MS in Accounting from the University of Kentucky. Before joining The Parklands, he spent four years at PricewaterhouseCoopers serving numerous privately held clients throughout Kentucky, Indiana, and Ohio. Mike's love for hunting, fishing, and playing golf make working for The Parklands a natural fit.