Nia Duggins is a policy and legal professional. She currently works as a Policy Representative at the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), as part of the Federal Policy and Industry Relations Team. In this role, Nia works to advocate on behalf of NAR’s 1.4 million members, by monitoring and tracking federal legislative and regulatory matters impacting business operations for REALTORS® including: anti-money laundering and terrorism financing matters; Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) matters; wire, title, and other related types of fraud; TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure matters; and worker classification matters impacting independent contractors. Prior to joining NAR, Nia worked as the Compliance Officer for a D.C. based, non-profit organization for foster youth, and her experience also includes working in the U.S. Senate. Nia is a graduate of the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, and Bennett College.