Naval manages the growing staff, leads organizational strategic planning, directs public policy efforts at the federal and state level, and contributes to media operations. She specializes in criminal justice, education, healthcare, political representation, immigration, housing and women's issues. Naval worked as a policy advisor for U.S. Senator Christopher Murphy and staffed him as a member of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee. Previously, she worked in the U.S. House of Representatives for then-Representative Christopher Murphy and Representative Carolyn Maloney of New York. Naval serves as the mentorship co-chair of the New Leaders Council Boston Chapter and is currently pursuing a certificate in nonprofit management and leadership at Boston University. Naval lives in Cambridge, MA where she is involved in various civic efforts.