Congresswoman Matsui Announces New Communications Team

Award-Winning Journalist Amy Lewis as Communications Director and Hannah Blatt as Deputy Communications Director

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Washington, January 4, 2019 | comments

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Doris Matsui (D-CA) announced a new communications team: Amy Lewis as Communications Director and Hannah Blatt as Deputy Communications Director. To highlight the important policy work the Congresswoman is doing for her district, Amy will be based in Sacramento, working with the Sacramento and California press, and Hannah will be based in Washington D.C. where she’ll work with DC and national press.

“I’m very pleased to welcome Amy and Hannah to our team,” said Congresswoman Matsui. “With their communications expertise, Amy as an award winning journalist and Hannah’s extensive campaign and grassroots communications and digital experience, we’ll be able to serve Sacramento on the critical issues facing the district, from health care to flood protection to transportation to growing our innovation economy.”

Amy Lewis is an award-winning journalist who enjoyed a successful broadcasting career for 38 years. She hosted the KFBK Morning News in Sacramento for over two decades separated by a stint broadcasting the KABC Morning News in Los Angeles. During her tenure in journalism, Lewis garnered a wide variety of news awards, including multiple honors from the prestigious Radio and Television News Directors Association and Associated Press Television and Radio Association. Lewis is also a graduate of California State University, Sacramento.

Hannah Blatt has extensive campaign and grassroots communications and digital experience.  She started her career at the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) where she worked, in the communications department, to help combat climate change and protect our environment. Prior to joining Congresswoman Matsui’s office, Hannah worked at the House Majority PAC (HMP) where she helped win back the House for Democrats. She received her B.A from American University.

For Sacramento and California based press inquiries please contact Amy Lewis at

For Washington, DC  based press inquiries please contact Hannah Blatt at


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