Fresh face in RNC communications office The Republican National Committee has named Trevor Francis its new director of communications. Francis, formerly an employee of Burson-Marsteller, will report directly to RNC chairman Michael Steele—a man in great need of PR counsel. By Ragan StaffJan. 25, 2011 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.