Jennifer Larosa

Vice President, State Government Relations

Atlanta, GA

+1 404 443 5822


Jennifer joined McGuireWoods Consulting in 2019 as a vice president of state government relations. She has extensive experience in transportation, infrastructure, local government relations, insurance, and healthcare legislative matters. Jennifer’s focus is on advocating for and advising clients on procurement goals, public relations initiatives, and legislative agendas.

Before joining McGuireWoods Consulting, she was senior officer of government and external affairs for the Atlanta region’s transit agency, the ATL. She also served as director of government affairs for the American Council of Engineering Companies of Georgia. Prior to this, she was an associate for Peachtree Government Relations representing a multitude of clients across business professions on the state and local level.

Jennifer holds bachelor degrees in political science and sociology from Louisiana State University and Georgia State University respectively. She also earned her master’s degree in policy and management from the University of Georgia.

Jennifer serves as a board member of Advance Atlanta which is a citizen-driven grassroots coalition dedicated to building support for regional transit and championing existing transit resources. She was also among 50 leading ladies “In the Know” of Engineering Georgia Magazine. She has consistently been voted as one of Georgia’s “Rising Stars” by James Magazine. Jennifer serves on the leadership council for The Women Project of Atlanta which is a community of local professional women networking and serving their communities together.


Board Member, Advance Atlanta, 2019

Leadership Council, The Women Project of Atlanta, 2019

Emotional dysregulation and negative affect mediate the relationship between maternal history of child maltreatment and maternal child abuse potential, Journal Of Family Violence, 2014
Differential genetic and epigenetic regulation of catechol-O-methyltransferase is associated with impaired fear inhibition in posttraumatic stress disorder, Frontiers In Behavioral Neuroscience, 2013

Executive and Legislative Affairs

Contracts and State Local Procurement

Local Government Relations