Hannah Gordon is entering her eighth season with the 49ers and first as chief administrative officer and general counsel.
In her role, Gordon oversees Legal, Public Affairs, Strategic Communications, Risk Management, Community Relations, the 49ers Foundation, 49ers EDU, 49ers PREP, Fan Engagement, and the 49ers Museum. Gordon advises on all legal issues involving both the football team and Levi’s® Stadium, including events such as Super Bowl 50, Wrestlemania 31, Beyoncé’s Formation World Tour, the Copa America Centenario, and the 2019 College Football Playoff National Championship. In 2017, the 49ers were named the ESPN Sports Humanitarian Team of the Year and NFL Pop Warner Little Scholars Team of the Year and have been honored by local organizations such as Family and Children Services of Silicon Valley and CityTeam for their work in the community. In addition to overseeing all community impact efforts, Gordon helped form the legal structure for The Golden Heart Fund, an independent non-profit established by 49ers alumni Ronnie Lott, Ron Ferrari, Harris Barton, and Brent Jones that aides alumni in need. Gordon is active in league-wide matters and hears appeals as a member of the panel that administers the NFL Player Tuition Assistance Plan and the NFL Severance Pay Plan.