Policy & Legal Committee

Participation is open to all interested government members and their advisors involved in regulatory/policy matters. Membership is subject to review and approval by the committee chair(s).

Mission: To recommend a position on legislative, regulatory and policy matters of potential interest to the Association.

Objectives:

  • Identify key bills, legislative and policy issues and strategy for the NATOA membership

  • Develop a structured process which will provide an effective mechanism for Analyzing key bills, legislative and policy issues; and Recommending actions which LFAs should adopt

  • Draft model response letters/Op Ed pieces, Resolutions, and talking points for LFAs to utilize to implement NATOA’s advocacy strategy.

  • Hold monthly meetings to secure Committee input, provide issues updates, and address member education on policy and legal matters

  • Draft model response letters/documents for LFAs to utilize to implement actions

  • Assist in the planning of educational sessions relating to the Policy and Legal agenda.

Policy Committee and Subcommittees

Daniel S. Cohen
Daniel S. Cohen
Attorney Cohen Law Group (412)447-0130
Co-Chair
Mike J. Lynch
Mike J. Lynch
Director, Broadband & Digital Equity City of Boston, MA (617)635-2737
Co-Chair
Reba Crocker
Reba Crocker
President ROW Consultants LLC (503)724-0766
Rights-of-Way Subcommittee Chair
Jeffrey P Lueders
Jeffrey P Lueders
Cable Comm & Franchise Services Manager City of Tacoma, WA (253)591-5727
Franchising Subcommittee Chair