Amy Kroll is the Founder and Executive Director of the LBJ Women’s Campaign School at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin.
She is a political veteran, having worked nearly a decade in politics including U.S. Senate and Congressional races (Senator Claire McCaskill and Congressman Pete Gallego), the press office of Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY), the National Democratic Institute (NDI), Texas Democratic Party, and the Democratic National Committee (DNC).
Her passion for building a more diverse and representative democracy led her to found the LBJ Women’s Campaign School in 2019. In 2020, Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush selected her as a Presidential Leadership Scholar with the aim of launching and expanding the LBJ Women’s Campaign School. In 2019, she was selected by the European Parliament as one of 100 leaders worldwide to participate in the European Union’s Visitors Program.
Kroll is a military spouse and lives in Alexandria, Virginia with her husband Louis and their dog Julian. She holds degrees from Stanford University and the LBJ School of Public Affairs.