Audrey Allison

Audrey Allison

Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Space Policy & Strategy
The Aerospace Corporation

Audrey L. Allison is a Senior Policy Analyst at the Center for Space Policy and Strategy at The Aerospace Corporation where she provides policy and strategy support for government and commercial space activities with a focus on domestic and international policy, legal, and regulatory issues related to spectrum and orbital use. She also supports DoD CIO and leads the Policy and Regulation Focus Area of NASA’s new Consortium for ISAM and Space Mobility (COSMIC).

Allison previously was Vice President of Global Spectrum Management at The Boeing Company where she managed its spectrum portfolio, including supporting Boeing’s aviation, satellite and space exploration businesses and representing Boeing before US and international regulators and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Earlier, she was an attorney-advisor in the Satellite Division of the Federal Communications Commission’s International Bureau (forerunner of the Space Bureau) and at Iridium LLC.

Allison was Chair of the Satellite Industry Association in 2021 and served on its Board of Directors for many years, among other roles. She is Adjunct Faculty at the International Space University in Strasbourg, France and a Member of its Board of Trustees. She is author of The ITU and Managing Satellite Orbital and Spectrum Resources in the 21st Century (Springer, 2014).  

Allison earned a Master of Laws, with distinction, in international and comparative law from Georgetown University; a Juris Doctor from Catholic University of America’s Institute for Communications Law Studies; a Master of Business Administration, cum laude, from the International Space University; and a Bachelor of Arts from the Pennsylvania State University.

She is based in Arlington, Virginia, and resides on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay south of Annapolis, Maryland.

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Space Law and Regulation Track

Monday, April 8, 2024

9:30 am - 5:00 pm