Prior to joining the NAD as an attorney in 2002, Rosaline Crawford was engaged in administrative support, sales, and management in publishing, insurance, guest services, and conference planning from 1970 to 1988. From 1988 to 2001, she worked as an administrative assistant and paralegal in the Office of General Counsel at The Catholic University of America (CUA). She received her bachelor of arts degree from CUA in 2000 and her juris doctor degree from the CUA Columbus School of Law in 2002 and was admitted to the Maryland Bar. In 2006 she became the director of the NAD Law and Advocacy Center (LAC), assuming responsibility for all of the LAC activities, including its coalition, legislative and regulatory advocacy efforts, particularly in the areas of technology and telecommunications access. She has traveled extensively throughout the United States and Europe, and looks forward to having more travel opportunities in the future.