McKenzi Babin was born and raised in Gonzales, Louisiana. She graduated from Louisiana State University in 2018 with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Animal Science with a concentration in Science and Technologies. She practiced as a veterinary assistant for four years but switched gears when she entered the human medical field as a medical assistant. McKenzi joined the Tulane Pathologists’ Assistant program because of her love for science and fascination with the human body. She is the Class of 2021 social media representative and enjoys advocating for the profession. McKenzi loves spending time with her family, friends, and chihuahua as well as exploring the city of New Orleans!