Mackenzie was born in Plymouth Massachusetts and moved to Woodstock Vermont with her family when she was 11. Mackenzie went to boarding school at Kimball Union Academy where she played Field Hockey, Hockey, and Lacrosse.
After graduating High School she attended the University of New Hampshire where she played Field Hockey. Mackenzie graduated college with a degree in Business Administration and Marketing.
Mackenzie moved to Duluth, and started working at KBJR in January of 2015. In her free time she loves to golf, hike, and fish, spend times with friends and family, and play with her German Shorthaired Pointer Duke!