Mackenzie Hayes – School-based counselor with Williamson County Schools Behavior Program

BSW- The University of Tennessee, Knoxville                MSW- The University of Tennessee, Nashville 

Mackenzie grew up in Middle Tennessee and received her master's degree in social work and trauma treatment from The University of Tennessee, Nashville Campus. Mackenzie has felt led to help others from a young age and feels that it is truly a gift to work in the field of social work. She is passionate about meeting children exactly where they are and gaining a deeper understanding of what has unfolded in their lives to shape the child they are today.

Before joining Mercy, Mackenzie’s worked as a supervisor as an intensive in-home therapist for children and families that have experienced trauma. Mackenzie is excited to be a part of Mercy Community Healthcare and strives to fulfill our mission on a daily basis. Mackenzie finds joy in spending time with loved ones, laughing, cooking, exercising, and being outside.