Margaret Thaxton serves as the Director of Development for the Fairfax County Park Foundation.
Ms. Thaxton has over 25 years of fundraising experience with nonprofits, association political action committees and a presidential campaign. Prior to the Park Foundation, Ms. Thaxton worked for two nonprofits whose missions are to improve the lives of homeless and at-risk families and individuals.
Ms. Thaxton is a thirty- year Fairfax County resident, a community activist who currently serves on the Fairfax County Community Action Advisory Board (CAAB) and her community pool board, and a past member PTSA president. Ms. Thaxton holds a BA in History from the University of South Carolina.