Leah Courtney joins Florida TaxWatch as the Communications Coordinator after serving as Office Manager for Blakemore Public Affairs in Austin, TX. In addition, she has previously served as Political Communications Coordinator at the grassroots-focused, non-profit Leadership Institute in Arlington, VA and as Social Media Analyst at the DC-based consulting firm DC London, Inc.
A graduate of the University of West Florida, Leah double majored in Political Science and International Studies. Her professional experience includes grassroots engagement, lobbying, message/brand development, digital outreach, and Gubernatorial and Presidential campaigns. She has also helped train 500+ grassroots activists on how to run for office and how to hold the government officials accountable.