By Sara Jerome - 09/07/10 08:39 PM EDT
Attwood was a bureau chief at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) before entering the private sector.
Jim Cicconi, senior executive vice president of external and legislative affairs, commented in a release:
"Dorothy has been a tremendous asset to AT&T, with contributions in so many areas of our business. We wish her the very best in all her future endeavors...I’m pleased to have two very capable and experienced executives to assume Dorothy’s work in both the privacy and public policy arenas. Bob Quinn and Len Cali are highly regarded in the public policy arena, and I know they will continue our tradition of top-notch leadership.”