Connie is the President of CRN Consulting. A native of Findlay, Ohio, she graduated from the College of Charleston with a B.A. in Political Science. Since then, she’s been the Senior Director of Government Relations for the Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers, the Director of Government Relations for the Ohio Telecom Association, Legislative Liaison for the Ohio Department of Insurance, and a Congressional Aide for Congressman Tom Luken. Connie’s recognitions include Eternal Optimist Award, President’s Award, and Distinguished Service Award from the Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers. She also received Board Recognition from the Ohio Telecom Association. Connie is a member of the Ohio Lobbying Association. In 2016, Connie was retained by Families and Individuals for Reform, Rehabilitation and Redemption (FAIR), an Ohio advocacy group advocating for rational sex offense laws for youthful offenders. She also counseled Ohio Rational Sex Offense Laws on strategies for addressing various legislative efforts.