Mackenzie Otterson (she/her)
M.Ed. Candidate in Student Development Administration
Graduate Coordinator for the office of Student Success & Outreach
Mackenzie is in her first year of graduate school at Seattle University. She is from Lakeville, Minnesota and currently serves as the Graduate Coordinator for the office of Student Success and Outreach. Prior to attending Seattle University, she worked as a Graduate Coordinator for the University of Wisconsin-Madison and served an Americorps term to work as a College Coach at a Seattle nonprofit. Mackenzie identifies as a life-long learner who is passionate about equal access to education and helping students thrive throughout their educational journeys. She chose the SDA program because of the small class sizes and the fantastic growth opportunities the program offers inside and outside of the classroom. In her free time Mackenzie loves to read, bake, try new restaurants around Seattle, and snuggle with her two cats.