Makayla Marcotte

Makayla Marcotte B.A. Com., B.B.A

Director of Communications

Cell: 780-296-3380 Office: 780-538-1332 ext.148 Email: development@odysseyhouse.ca

Makayla has been the Director of Communications since early 2018. As a Grande Prairie native, she has a strong connection to our community. Makayla pursed her post-secondary education in the United States. In 2017 she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts with a focus in Communications, and Bachelor of Business majoring in in Marketing, with a minor in Psychology from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. During her seven years in the United States she worked as a production coordinator in the Entertainment field. She contracted with the Nation Hockey League, for the 2017 Expansion Draft and opening season for the Las Vegas Golden Knights. Additionally, working contracts for the 59th Annual Grammy Awards, Billboard Awards, American Music Awards, and Country Music Awards. She is most proud of her philanthropy work as a Production Assistant for a local non-for-profit show “Mondays Dark with Mark Shunock” raising over $500,000 in three years. Makayla is currently working towards completing a Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus on work, organization & leadership. Makayla strives to build a world of equality, acceptance and that celebrates diversity and culturally inclusive spaces.