Margaret Cosentino leads Washington operations for Arconic, overseeing its regulatory, legislative, policy, trade and defense portfolios. Prior to the Alcoa separation, Ms. Cosentino was Senior Vice President for Defense, responsible for the development of strategy, execution of new business pursuits and the stewardship of existing relationships with defense prime contractors and the Department of Defense. Ms. Cosentino was previously a Vice President at The Cohen Group, a strategic advisory firm that provides consulting services to multinational corporations and mid-market companies from a variety of industries, including defense, healthcare, financial services, information technology, and manufacturing. Ms. Cosentino received a B.S. in International Politics from Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service (SFS) and an M.A. in International Economics and Strategic Studies from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS). Ms. Cosentino serves on the Board of Directors of the National Defense Industrial Association, the Board of Directors of American Corporate Partners, the Executive Committee of Women in Titanium and the Board of Directors for the Hoya Hoop Club.
Vice President, Government Affairs & Defense, Arconic