Babs Hough is a Consultant for American Philanthropic. Prior to starting with American Philanthropic, Babs worked as a Legislative Assistant in Washington, D.C. for Congresswoman Marjorie Greene, a Special Assistant at the Department of the Interior, and a Research Assistant at the Heritage Foundation. Her prior work focused on domestic policy and welfare reform.

Originally from Holland, Michigan, Babs received her B.A. in Political Science from Michigan State University. She lived in Istanbul, Turkey for six years and is fluent in Turkish.