An Australian film and television actress and Local councillor who has appeared in many Australian soaps and dramas, including a role as Sgt. Karen Hatzic in primetime drama series City Homicide. Over the last few years, she has become an activist for climate change action and recently trained with Al Gore in The Climate Reality Project. She was the unsuccessful Labor candidate for the safe Liberal seat of Brighton for the 2014 Victorian state election. In 2016, Crawford was elected as a Councillor of the City of Port Phillip.