David Cooke



Mr. Cooke, the Founder and President of Pivotal Insight, has an MBA and over 20 years of experience improving organizational performance. He has a diversified background with both public and commercial consulting experience in strategic planning, performance management, and business process reengineering (BPR). Prior to founding Pivotal Insight, Mr. Cooke held positions in both commercial (e.g. American Management Systems, and Booz, Allen & Hamilton) and government (e.g. DoD and USAID) organizations. Additionally, Mr. Cooke has extensive experience designing and implementing information technology solutions in both the public and private sectors with certifications from the University of Maryland, Quisic, and Oracle. Mr. Cooke is frequently referenced in publications and regularly speaks on emerging trends in the public sectors. This including presenting a study on Performance Measurement in Defense Acquisitions at Naval Postgraduate School Graduate School of Business & Public Policy Annual Acquisition Research Symposium. He also previously served as President of the American Society of Public Administration’s National Capital Area Chapter (NCAC/ASPA). Mr. Cooke received a B.S. degree in Economics and a B.A. degree in Political Science from Clemson University and a M.B.A. degree in Business Economics and Public Policy from the George Washington University.