Party enrolled in: Democratic
Occupation: Medical Doctor
Occupational background: A Community Physician and teacher serving Central Brooklyn over 20 years, Dr. McKenzie knows that health is determined by the larger social forces of poor education, poverty and hopelessness. Dr. McKenzie empowers people with knowledge to care for themselves and make the right choices
Educational background: New York City Public Schools--which Dr. McKenzie is committed to preserve and improve--provided the academic foundation propelling him to degrees in chemistry, pharmaceutical sciences and medicine
Organizational affiliations: Dr. McKenzie serves as Chairman of the health committees of the Brooklyn NAACP and the New York National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS. He is President of Provident Clinical Society and is Assistant Professor of Medicine at SUNY Downstate and he is founder of the Global Alliance Mentoring and Senior Citizen Twinning Program
Prior public experience: Dr. McKenzie has contributed over twenty years as a community organizer, mentor and educator. He provided education and assistance in financial literacy; criminal justice; immigration and business development. He conducted voter registration and immigration drives, developed low cost health care model for uninsured and organized home visits for shut-in senior citizens
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