Former ARCA Menards Series communications specialist Jackie Franzil has been promoted to Director, Communications and Content at Richard Childress Racing.
Franzil, originally from Dearborn Heights, Michigan, joined RCR in 2010 after working six years with ARCA. She was a familiar face around the sanctioning body's two weekly tracks as well. The daughter of former driver and tech inspector Jack Franzil, Jackie was also a compeitor in her own right driving in several Enduro events at Flat Rock Speedway.
Jackie played a key role in several initiatives with RCR, including the No. 3's return to the Monster Energy Cup Series. She has worked closely with driver Austin Dillon since 2010, and was with him when he won the 2018 Daytona 500.
She will contunue to serve as communications lead for the RCR No. 3 team as she takes on her new role with the organization.