MacKinnon has led TWC through many challenges and opportunities in the political landscape, including one of the industry’s most recent hot topics, net neutrality. She is known as a masterful relationship builder and also for being approachable, humble and respectful. MacKinnon is never too busy to provide counsel to a TWC colleague or one of her many contacts outside of the company. “Going for a nice long walk,” she says, is the best way to unwind.


What’s the most important aspect of mentoring?

Approachability, ability to listen and communicate what you know.


What/who inspires you at work? What/who inspires you outside the office?

My fabulous team inspires me every day.


Your favorite trick for unwinding?

Going for a nice long walk.

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Disney Announces First Round of Layoffs

It was last month when Disney CEO Bob Iger announced on the company’s 1Q23 earnings call that the company would be reducing its company by 7,000 jobs as a cost-saving measure. Those cuts are officially underway with the company notifying employees this week that are impacted by the first round of layoffs.

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