Judy Waxman is vice president of health and reproductive rights at the National Women's Law Center. Prior to joining the Center, Ms.Waxman served as deputy executive director at Families USA for over a decade. She previously was as a professional staff member with the Pepper Commission. Ms.Waxman has also been a managing attorney of the East Coast Office of the National Health Law Program, an adjunct professor at the Georgetown University Law Center, and an attorney for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. She also has served as president of the board of directors of the Women's Medical Center, a nonprofit health clinic. She holds a law degree from American University and a bachelor's degree from the University of Miami, in Florida.