Mackenzie McGuffie is the Sustainability Coordinator at Valley Metro in Phoenix, Arizona. Mackenzie led efforts to create Valley Metro’s Sustainability Action Plan 2019 and she currently leads multiple projects and studies that support the goals of the plan. Some of these projects include a light rail recycling pilot program, light rail heat mitigation study, and an electric bus demo. Mackenzie has also done extensive work to recreate Valley Metro’s sustainability tracking and reporting process.
Mackenzie received her master’s degree in Sustainability Solutions from Arizona State University in 2019. Outside of Valley Metro, Mackenzie serves on the board of directors of the Arizona Sustainability Alliance and volunteers with the Arizona Animal Welfare League.