Michael Williams has been named the new House communications director, he announced Friday.
In his new role, Williams will serve as spokesperson for incoming House Speaker Steve Crisafulli, R-Merritt Island.
Williams had previously worked as deputy communications director for the House Majority Office. He received his undergraduate degree from the School of Communication at Florida State University.
He replaces Ryan Duffy, who is joining the Tallahassee public relations firm Hill + Knowlton Strategies.