Maggie Croushore

CEO, KidFit Academy

Maggie is the founder of KidFit, an organization that combats childhood obesity and promotes healthier lifestyles by empowering schools and communities to take control of their health and wellness. KidFit helps schools and communities improve their health and wellness education in ways that promote student health, support broader academic objectives, and develop character.  KidFit combines a structured curriculum emphasizing health and character development with technology that enables cross-disciplinary opportunities for learning.  As the founder and CEO of KidFit, Maggie is focused on leveraging her subject matter expertise as a former teacher to create a standards-based health/fitness curriculum that incorporates critical thinking skills and character development while also building community.  While at Maryland School of Public Policy, Maggie won first prize for KidFit at the 2013 No Limits Social Business Pitch Competition.