Makenley is from Moulton, IA. She attended Moulton-Udell High School and continued her education at DMACC in Ankeny, majoring in Agribusiness. Makenley loves animals, at home she has three dogs, two cats and fifty head of cattle. Her favorite thing about working at the clinic is the atmosphere and helping where she can. When Makenley is not at the clinic, she enjoys spending time with her family and farming with her grandpa, dad, and brother. She also has a passion for makeup.