Makini Allwood

Makini Allwood

As the Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications, Makini works with the Global Admissions teams to craft content and communications targeted towards prospective students. Before her time with Chicago Booth, Makini worked in nonprofit marketing and fundraising in Washington DC.

Makini has a dual Bachelors of Arts degree in English and the Studio Arts from Carleton College.

Blog postings by Makini Allwood

3 Takeaways from Women's Winter Weekend in Chicago

Now in its third year, the Chicago Booth Women’s Winter Weekend is a unique opportunity for female Executive MBA candidates to network with other women in the Booth community and experience the classroom firsthand. Here are three takeaways from the time we spent together at this year’s event. Read More »

Bringing Home Health Care to China's Aging Population

The Global New Venture Challenge (GNVC) is the branch of the University-wide accelerator program tailored to Chicago Booth's Executive MBA Student. To get a closer look at the inner workings of the GNVC we spoke to Dr. James Mok, a 2018 alumnus of the Executive MBA Program and the Global New Venture Challenge. Read More »

Social Impact at Booth: From Classroom to Boardroom

Chicago Booth's On Board conference is a day long event hosted by the Social Enterprise Initiative (SEI), a unique initiative supporting the aspirations of Chicago Booth students and alumni to impact social issues. Take a look into this year's event and learn more about how Booth creates impact from the classroom to the boardroom. Read More »