Weitz is CLINIC’s Director of Communications overseeing all aspects of strategic communications, rapid response and media relations, and leads the five-person communications team. Prior to working at CLINIC, he was the Communications Manager for the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, overseeing social justice and new membership communications to expand awareness of the Sisters’ work throughout the Americas. Weitz also worked as the media specialist for the City of Takoma Park, Md. He holds a master’s degree in public relations from the University of the Arts London, London College of Communication, and a bachelor’s degree in political science international relations from Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pa. He is an experienced non-profit communications practitioner with expertise in digital media, crisis communications and strategy.