Jeff Schatzki joins SABR as Director of Operations

SABR is pleased to welcome Jeff Schatzki as Director of Operations in the national office.

Schatzki joined SABR on May 1, 2012, after several years in the political field. Jeff worked for Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano during her six-year tenure as Governor. His responsibilities in the Governor’s Office included working with the professional sports community. He helped facilitate the growth of the Cactus League with the additions of the Cleveland Indians, Cincinnati Reds and Los Angeles Dodgers. In addition, Jeff was a liaison from the Governor’s Office to the National Football League prior to Super Bowl XLII. Jeff also practiced law as an insurance defense litigator in Washington, D.C. Jeff has a B.A. in History from Colby College in Waterville, Maine, and a J.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Schatzki will replace Jim Cassandro, who is leaving to join the marketing firm DoublePositive in Tempe, Arizona.

Schatzki can be reached at

Originally published: May 4, 2012. Last Updated: May 4, 2012.