Mackenzie earned a 4.549 GPA. She was the team captain for Varsity Cross Country and Indoor Track teams, and a member of the Varsity Tennis team. She was the captain of the Varsity Debate and the Varsity Academic Teams. Mackenzie was a member of the National Honor Society and the Interact Club. She was a multi-year Academic Honor Roll Award recipient and earned Outstanding Student in multiple AP courses. She attended the Governor’s School of Health and Medical Sciences which allowed her the opportunity to explore the roles within a hospital setting. Outside of school, she works as a hostess at Vinny’s Italian Grill. Her life motto is “I didn’t come this far, only to come this far.” She will attend the University of Alabama in the fall.