Makenzy is a 2013 graduate from Piedmont High School. She was Student Council and FCA President. During high school she was involved in Native American Club, Yearbook, Key Club, Spanish Club, Business Professionals of America, Students Against Destructive Decisions, Basketball, and Track. Makenzy was also a Mentor Group leader for Freshmen girls and a D.U.C.K. Week Committee Head at PHS.
Makenzy is majoring in Biology.