Rebecca Arbogast will join Comcast as vice president for global public policy effective Sept. 19. Arbogast currently serves as a managing director at Stifel Financial where she focuses on legal and regulatory issues affecting communications, media and technology industries.
In her new position with Comcast, Arbogast will oversee the development and coordination of public policy efforts across the company. She will be located in Comcast's government affairs office in Washington, DC, and will report to Kyle McSlarrow, president of Comcast/NBCUniversal for Washington, DC.
She previously worked for Legg Mason's Capital Markets Group, the FCC, the Office of Legal Counsel of the U.S. Department of Justice, and began her legal career as a corporate attorney with Wilmer, Cutler and Pickering.