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Nicolette Jaworski

Director of External Affairs


Nicolette Jaworski serves as Director of External Affairs, leading AT&T’s local, state and federal government relations and directs local philanthropic efforts in Cleveland and Toledo.

Jaworski connects AT&T initiatives around sustainability, innovation in IoT, digital literacy and inclusion, and IT workforce development with government and community leaders. Jaworski previously led philanthropic, community and civic endeavors on behalf of philanthropist Abigail Wexner, and served as Chief of Staff for the Ohio Department of Development. As a former public relations consultant in Washington, D.C., she managed White House and U.S. Department of State events during the Obama Administration. Before joining AT&T, Jaworski established and led the Cleveland chapter of After-School All-Stars, the nation’s largest middle-school focused after-school provider.

Jaworski is an alumna of The Ohio State University and Capital University, where she studied public administration, communications and political science. She resides in her native Cleveland and is an active leader with the Urban League of Greater Cleveland, the Cleveland International Film Festival and City Year.

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