Sean Cosgrove

Program Officer, Marine Conservation


Based primarily in Washington, D.C., Sean manages the foundation’s grant portfolios related to Mid-Atlantic ocean planning and national policy for fisheries and ocean planning.

Sean Cosgrove


Sean’s work in the Marine Conservation Initiative focuses on the implementation of U.S. domestic policy strategies to support and advance habitat conservation, sustainable fisheries and healthy ocean ecosystems in the North American Arctic. Sean has over 30 years’ experience as a conservation advocate and previously worked as Director of Campaigns for the Conservation Law Foundation. Sean has also worked for a range of public land and conservation organizations.

Sean earned a B.S. in Environmental Science and a B.A. in History from Western Washington University, where he graduated with honors from Huxley College of the Environment.


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