Maggie Feldman-Piltch

A well-respected operational artist and strategic magician, Maggie is known for expertly bridging the civilian-military gap and completing the impossible. Areas of expertise include national security strategy and policybuilding innovative partnerships for the greater good, and skillful execution of smart power.

Maggie Feldman-Piltch started working for retired flag officers and their civilian counterparts at the American Security Project. She created the organization's  Women in Security Leadership Initiative (WiSe) and hosted ASP’s weekly podcast series “What’s Next?” Her new podcast, "Stoicism and Glitter" launches in June 2018.

Prior to joining ASP, Feldman-Piltch worked for The Conference Board in the Research Working Groups department and served as an Advanced Risk Apprentice with Risk Cooperative after spending time working the fashion and consumer goods industries. 

Maggie is in featured Teen Vogue on political and foreign affairs, founder of #NatSecGirlSquad, an Aspen Security Forum Fellow, and professional opera singer. 

Maggie graduated with Honors from Wesleyan University and is a proud Hoya, earning her degree from Georgetown's School of Foreign Service Security Studies Program