The Buffalo Bills are adding to the duties of Mary Owen, the team's executive vice president of strategic planning, it was announced today. Owen will oversee the Bills' Community Relations department. She will work closely with Gretchen Geitter, vice president of community relations, in the team’s efforts to support the region through its many community outreach programs and philanthropy.
Owen currently oversees the Bills Toronto initiative in addition to serving as a senior advisor to ownership. She is a member of the NFL’s International and Super Bowl Advisory committees. She also serves on the board of trustees for NFL Charities, along with her duties as the executive director of the Ralph C. Wilson Foundation and president of the Buffalo Bills Youth Foundation. Owen is in her 15th year with the Bills.
The Bills also promoted Preston Teague to senior manager of community relations and youth football, and Allison Hojnowski to manager of community relations. Teague enters his ninth season and Hojnowski her fifth season with the Bills.