Katherine Ritchey, Senior Director of Internal Communications

Katherine Ritchey is Senior Director of Internal Communications at the University of Chicago. In this role, she develops and leads internal communications and change management strategies for the campus community. She helps ensure effective communication between the University and its units and Implements communications solutions that support the University’s strategic and operational goals.

Before joining the University of Chicago in January 2019, Katherine served in internal communications and other strategic communications leadership roles with Booz Allen Hamilton, Deloitte, and PepsiCo. She holds a master’s degree in journalism and bachelor’s degrees in communications studies and political science from Northwestern University.