Olivia Wein has been an attorney at the National Consumer Law Center (NCLC) for over 20 years. Olivia focuses on policies and programs that protect low-income consumers’ access to essential utility services, including water, energy, and telecom. She advocates for a strong federal Lifeline telecommunications program and other programs and policies that will close the broadband divide.  Olivia also works on the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Weatherization programs and intervenes in federal and state utility commission proceedings in matters affecting low-income utility consumer programs and protections. She is co-author of NCLC’s Access to Utility Service.