Maria Acosta, Director of Administration

Whether it’s helping our clients deal with the complexities of ever-changing lobbying regulations or coordinating the busy schedules of our staff, Maria Acosta is the glue that holds the Parkside Group together.


After receiving a degree in Finance from York College of the City University of New York, Maria Acosta began an extensive career in the financial services industry, including six years at Merrill Lynch, one of the world’s leading wealth management, capital markets and advisory companies.

In the public sector, she served as Interagency Planning Coordinator for the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.