41 McKenzie Paulsen

McKenzie Paulsen

McKenzie is an Undergraduate student at the University of Iowa studying Communication, Leadership, and Pre-Law. McKenzie is a member of Phi Beta
 Kappa, National Honors Society, Phi Alpha Delta, National Student Leaders Society, a student ambassador of communication studies, and an honors student. She hopes to further her studies by attending law school in 2022.

Some notable experiences include:


National Communication Association                                      Aug. 2020 – Present

Washington, D.C.

  • Coordinated, corresponded, and planned weekly meetings with staff and scholars
  • Worked with Excel, SPS, G-mail, Word, PowerPoint, and NCA software
  • Designed and developed a system to best match journals to peer reviewers

Work Experience 

The Daily Iowan                                                                             Aug. 2019 – March 2020

The Daily Iowan, Iowa City, Iowa                                                                                     

  • Creatively directed and produced morning TV shows
  • Wrote scripts and worked live on TV with teleprompter
  • Oversaw twenty other staff members to make sure show was successful


Iowa Start-Up Games                                                                   Aug. 2019 – Present

Tippie College of Business, Iowa City, IA

  • 2nd place winner, People’s Choice winner
  • Created a business with a team in 48hrs called “Get To Know Me”
  • Conducted consumer research, developed prototype, presented idea


VOLUNTEER WORK                                                                       

CommUnity Food Bank, Iowa City, Iowa                                      Aug. 2019 – Current

Silver Cord Award Member (200+ community service hours)



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