Skip to main content

Who We Are

Cena Maxfield Smith

Cena Maxfield Smith

For over a decade, Cena Maxfield Smith has worked on strategic, economic, and growth issues spanning the public, private, and non-profit sectors. At Strategy&, she led engagements with Fortune 500 companies in the infrastructure, energy, and commodity sectors to address their strategic questions about industry trends, competitiveness, and growth. Prior to joining Strategy&, Cena worked at Nathan Associates Inc. on economic growth and poverty reduction initiatives as an economic development consultant to USAID and the World Bank. At Nathan, Cena provided trade capacity assistance to developing country governments and multilateral organizations, and was based for several years in Jakarta, Indonesia. Cena also served as a Program Manager for the United States-Indonesia Society (USINDO). She is currently Manager, Corporate Strategy at Exelon.

Cena was introduced to Playtime through Compass, a pro-bono consulting organization in which she is active. She has an M.B.A. from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, an M.A. from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), a B.A. from Dartmouth College in government and economics, and a degree in motherhood (still in progress) from her young sons.