McKenzie McManaman joined Schmidt Public affairs in 2021 as an apprentice.

McKenzie is currently a combined degree student at The George Washington University earning a B.A. in Political Communication and M.A. in Media and Strategic Communication.

Prior to joining the SPA team, McKenzie held an internship at her local County Commissioners Office. At school, she works as a reporter for GW-TV on the GWeek News show and serves as the External Director for GW Dance Marathon, GW’s largest student-run philanthropy organization. She also works as the Social Media and Outreach Director for the Black Knowledge Coalition.

When not working, McKenzie enjoys traveling, reading, and exploring the DC area.