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.