Mackenzie came to WXPR in 2016 as the Operations Director and Morning Edition Host, but moved into a full-time reporting, editing, and hosting role in April 2018. Mackenzie is passionate about reporting and editing stories that cover interesting people and places in the Northwoods as part of her We Live Up Here series. If you have any ideas for a story you think she should cover, shoot her an email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mackenzie graduated from Macalester College in St. Paul, MN, in 2016 with a major in media & cultural studies. She's originally from Wausau, WI. Mackenzie's work has also been heard on Minnesota Public Radio and Wisconsin Public Radio.