Libby Doggett

Dr. Libby Doggett, most recently director of the Pew Home Visiting Campaign, has taken over the long-empty slot of the deputy assistant secretary for policy and early learning. At Pew and in her previous roles, she has been an outspoken advocate for beefing up home visits for current and expecting parents in need. 

Previously, Doggett directed another Pew campaign, called Pre-K Now. She began her career as a first grade teacher in Ortega Elementary School in Austin, Texas. Her husband is Rep. Lloyd Doggett, a Democratic U.S. congressman who represents a district in Texas that includes Austin.