Macklin Levine started her work with America Achieves in 2018 as an intern, and has since held the positions of Development and Communications Associate, Executive Assistant to the CEO, Program Associate and Program Administration Manager at the organization. Prior to joining America Achieves, she reported on innovation and technology for the Chicago Tribune. She has also held communications positions at CNN and Forbes. A graduate of Northwestern University, Macklin earned a B.S. in Journalism, while minoring in Psychology and International Studies.

A native New Yorker, Macklin enjoys yoga, reading, and traveling outside of the chaos of NYC. She plans to return to school for her Master’s degree in the near future.