Weezie Mackey

Associate Director, Marketing and Communications

Weezie Mackey is the author of the young adult novel, Throwing Like a Girl, nominated as Best Young Adult Book by the Texas Institute of Letters in 2007. Prior to her work in marketing at Rice Business, she was a writer and editor with Webster’s Dictionary, Encyclopaedia Britannica, Tootsietoy, Rotary International, and the Williams College Museum of Art. Weezie earned a B.A. in English from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, and an M.F.A. in creative writing from American University in Washington, D.C. She has taught with Writers in the Schools since 2008 and lives in Houston with her husband, two sons, and three dogs.

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