Business Leaders Circle

The Business Leaders Circle


Jane Cobb, 

Executive Director, Securities and
Exchange Commission Historical Society


Jane Cobb is the Executive Director of the Securities and Exchange Commission Historical Society, which preserves and advances understanding of the history and evolution of U.S. securities markets. Prior to joining the Society, Jane held a number of policy positions in the DC area. From 2007 to 2016, she was chief of staff and senior director of public policy at the Center for Audit Quality (CAQ), where she helped launch and build the organization. Before her role at the CAQ, Jane honed her crisis management skills as director of congressional affairs at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission during the implosion of Enron Corporation and subsequent enactment of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, and as head of federal and state legislative affairs at the Federal Emergency Management Agency prior to, and in the aftermath of, the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Prior to her service in the Executive Branch, she spent twelve years on Capitol Hill as a professional staff member on the House Government Reform Committee and as staff director of the Census Subcommittee. Jane holds a B.A. in English and M.Ed. from Vanderbilt University.


Tuesday, May 22, 2018
7:30 a.m. Networking Breakfast
8:00-9:00 a.m. Presentation
The Campagna Center
418 South Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314 (703) 549- 0111
Tickets are $25 per person. Please reserve early, as space is limited.

Supporters of The Campagna Center who have donated at the $1,000 or higher level in 2017 receive one complimentary admission ticket to Business Leaders Circle events. To RSVP for complimentary admission, please click here to fill out an admission form. Or please contact the Development Office at (703) 224- 2395 or 


Please click here to view the video of our Business Leaders Circle with Jim VandeHei from February 14, 2018



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