NANCY MARGOLIS

PRESIDENT AND COO, ENERGETICS INCORPORATED
PRESIDENT AND COO, AKIMEKA, LLC

Nancy Margolis became President of wholly-owned subsidiary Energetics Incorporated in May 2010. She joined Energetics Incorporated in 1984 and previously served as Vice President of Energetics’ Science and Technology Division. Upon the change in management at Akimeka, Nancy assumed the duties as President, Akimeka, LLC and serves as the segment leader for VSE’s IT, Energy and Management Consulting Group.

During her tenure, Ms. Margolis developed and managed top-flight teams tackling some of today’s biggest energy and technology challenges. Her division provided technical, communications, and strategic planning support to U.S. Department of Energy programs in Industry, Biomass, Hydrogen, and Building Technologies, as well as Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). 

Prior to joining Energetics, Ms. Margolis worked at ARINC Corporation from 1981-1984, focusing on power plant reliability. She also worked as a chemist for Bethlehem Steel Corporation from 1977-1978. She holds a B.A. in Chemistry from Johns Hopkins University and an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maryland at College Park.   Ms. Margolis currently serves as the Co-Chair of the Visiting Committee of the Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of Maryland at College Park.