Rawle Andrews

Rawle Andrews Jr., is AARP’s Regional Vice President for the Mideast States, which includes management and oversight of the Association’s operations and activities in the states of Maryland, Delaware, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, New Jersey, Ohio and Pennsylvania.


 Previously, he was the senior state director for AARP in Maryland, and managing attorney of AARP’s Legal Counsel for the Elderly.  Mr. Andrews was in the private practice of law for 16 years before joining AARP. Rawle is active on several civic boards, commissions and task forces, including the Holy Cross Hospital Foundation; the Thurgood Marshall Center; and the Multi-Disciplinary Urban Gerontology Advisory Board at Morgan State University.  He also serves on AARP’s State Advocacy Task Force and the Multi-State Utilities Campaign. A frequent lecturer on consumer protection and elder law and policy issues, Mr. Andrews holds adjunct professorships at Georgetown University and Howard University School of Law. He is a member of the District of Columbia Bar, the Pennsylvania Bar, the U.S. Senate Youth Alumni Association and Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.  Mr. Andrews holds a BA in Psychology from Texas Southern University (1987) and a JD, with honors, from the Howard University School of Law, where he was a member of the Howard Law Journal.  His awards and recognition include, among others, the Leadership Maryland Class of 2011, a 2010 Minority Corporate Counsel Association Mover & Shaker and the D.C. Bar’s 2006 Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year Award.