NAMES NATALIE RAVITZ
VICE PRESIDENT OF COMMUNICATIONS
National Football League today named NATALIE RAVITZ Senior Vice
President of Communications.
joins the NFL from 21st Century Fox and News Corp, where she served as Chief of
Staff and Senior Vice President for Strategy under Executive Chairman Rupert
Murdoch for more than three years. Prior to that, Ravitz was Communications
Director for the NYC Department of Education, the largest public school
system in the nation with 1.1 million students and more than 130,000 employees.
Ravitz worked closely in that role with Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s office on
education reform initiatives.
2003-2010, Ravitz was in Washington D.C. working in the United States Senate
for Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA). Ravitz rose from being Boxer’s Press
Secretary and Speechwriter to her Senior Advisor and Deputy Chief of Staff.
Ravitz also worked as an advisor to Boxer as Chairperson of the Senate Select
Committee on Ethics.
will be based in the NFL’s New York headquarters and oversee the league’s
communications and media strategy. Ravitz reports to Joe Lockhart, the NFL’s
Chief Communications Officer.