Margaret joined AGR in March 2019, after 10 years in the environment sector as an advocate with BirdLife Australia and campaign lead with the Places You Love Alliance. She holds a Bachelor of Social Science majoring in Policy and Research, and a Master of International Relations. In 2013, she undertook a policy internship with the Australian delegation to the United Nations in New York. She returned in 2018 to organise in key marginal electorates during the US Midterm elections. Margaret is President of the University of Melbourne Alumni Council and former a World Economic Forum Global Shaper.