Margot Crouch is the Grassroots Deputy Director. She has spent the last decade working in State Party Politics in Pennsylvania and Maryland. She first started in politics at the Heritage Foundation as an intern and as an Administrative Assistant at the Center for Health Policy Studies.
Margot has spent most of her career as a fundraiser. She was the Deputy Finance Director and later the Finance Director at the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. She also served as the Finance Director at the Maryland Republican Party. Margot was also the Deputy Finance Director at the Pennsylvania House Republican Campaign Committee.
Prior to joining the Leadership Institute, Margot served as the Central Regional Political Director for the Oz for Senate campaign. She worked with elected officials, local leaders, and hundreds of volunteers in 20 counties for the Oz campaign.
Margot grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and is an avid fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Penguins. She attended Michigan State University where she earned a dual degree in International Studies and French. In the Fall of 2023, Margot will be attending the Part-Time program at Widener University Commonwealth Law School as a 1L. In her spare time, she enjoys bass fishing with her Boxer dog, Dozer.