Mel Hall-Crawford serves as CFA Special Projects Director. Ms. Hall-Crawford is responsible for CFA’s energy efficiency work advocating for stronger standards that benefit consumers. She oversees CFA’s campaign to increase motor vehicle fuel efficiency and decrease dependence on oil. She also advocates for more stringent home appliance and electronics efficiency standards and serves on the Appliance Standards Awareness Project steering committee. For a number of years, Ms. Hall-Crawford managed CFA’s energy efficiency public awareness campaign to promote increased consumer awareness of the economic, environmental and health benefits of energy efficient products and practices. She also served on the Department of Energy’s Advisory Committee on Appliance Energy Efficiency Standards and chaired the Consumer Issues Subcommittee. She also serves as CFA’s membership coordinator and staffs CFA’s co-op/public power working group.