Mackenzie Lawrence, Cultural Sites Program Coordinator

Mackenzie Lawrence (she/her) is the Cultural Sites Program Coordinator at the James Castle House, where she utilizes both her education and passion for art history to celebrate the life of James Castle through museum programming and facilitating the Artist-in-Residence program.

Originally hailing from Olympia, Washington, Mackenzie obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Washington Seattle campus and explored her love of travel by obtaining a dual degree in Paris, France from Institut d'études supérieures des arts and the Paris School of Business, graduating with both an MBA and MSc in Arts and Cultural Management.

Mackenzie strongly believes in accessible art education and lowering the barriers to entry into museums and cultural sites. This is fostered through approachable, community-centered, and engaging programming.