Anderson represents NACS before Congress and the administration on issues such as energy, environment, transportation, cyber security and mobile commerce. She joined NACS in December of 2012 after spending 20 years on Capitol Hill. Prior to working for NACS, she worked for Representative Mary Bono Mack (CA-45) and the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. Anderson graduated from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana with B.A. in political science and economics. She also earned a M.A. in National Security Studies from California State University, San Bernardino.