Hannah Ritz is currently the Manager of Administration for the National Flight Academy where she is responsible for the execution of all registration, scheduling, event hosting, and program reporting. Hannah is a member of the Institute for Women in Politics (IWP) of Northwest Florida, and was awarded the Certified Leadership and Best Participation Certificates for 2019 and is Fundraising Chair for 2020. She is also a member of Pensacola Young Professionals, Five Flags Rotary Club of Pensacola, and Women in Aviation International. Prior to moving to Pensacola, Hannah worked as an analyst in Washington, D.C., creating simulations and exercises for natural and man-made disasters. Her graduate studies focused on U.S. National Security and Terrorism at Georgetown University, where she earned her M.A. in Security Studies. Before completing an internship with the U.S. Department of State, she earned her B.A. in Political Science and International Studies from Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania. She is originally from Hancock, MD.