Makenzie joined Strategic Elements in June of 2022 as a Public Affairs Coordinator. Over the last four years, Makenzie has been a local leader, serving as the President of a college organization and growing it from only eight members to more than 100 members. During this time, she has also served as the chairwoman of a state-wide organization, as well as on the Credentials Committee for a nationwide organization. Makenzie is a leader in the Midwest, where she serves as the Regional Vice-Chair for a national organization.
Makenzie graduated from the University of Iowa in 2022 with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Sociology. During her time in Iowa, Makenzie has worked numerous customer service jobs, as well as in-state and out-of-state campaign work.