K. Dominic McKenzie

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K. Dominic McKenzie is a multimedia journalist from the island of Jamaica. There, he worked at the NCU Media Group as anchor/reporter/producer for multiple news offerings on NCU Television and NCU 91.1 FM.

McKenzie earned a Master of Arts degree in Journalism and an Advanced Certificate in Entrepreneurial Journalism from the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism. He served as class speaker at the 2018 commencement.

A believer in servant leadership, McKenzie is executive director of JournoCollective. JournoCollective is a nonprofit offering high school and college students in Jamaica, an exclusive platform to learn from journalists in Jamaica and in the diaspora, through one-on-one mentorship and training. The project had its infancy as part of the Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism fellowship at the J-School.

He was appointed All-Star Ambassador by the Obama White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in 2015, joining a prestigious collective of HBCU graduates.