Makenzie is a 2L J.D. candidate graduating in May 2019. Makenzie grew up in Dallas, Texas and attended Texas Tech University as a pre-law student, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations with minors in both Legal Studies and Spanish.
In addition to her role as a staff member on Volume 50 of the Texas Tech Law Review, Makenzie serves on the Dean’s Student Ambassador Corps., the Pro Bono Board of Directors, and holds the position of Treasurer in the Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity. Makenzie is interested in criminal law and litigation and her experience includes working as a law clerk for defense attorneys in Lubbock as a 1L and as an undergraduate student.