McKenna Amerson is an engineer with BrightLine Group with experience in renewable energy and environmental industry research. McKenna applies her technical training as an engineer to assess and analyze energy efficiency and sustainability measures and practices. While in graduate school, McKenna was the Center Lead of the Mississippi State University Industrial Assessment Center. In this position, she led 20+ energy assessments across the state of Mississippi, helping local manufacturers and commercial buildings to save energy, costs, and carbon emissions.
Education & Affiliations
- MS, Mechanical Engineering, 2023, Mississippi State University
- BS, Mechanical Engineering, 2020, Mississippi State University
What was your first job?
I was a cashier assistant in the golf shop at the Master’s Golf Tournament all my spring breaks in high school.
What's the best place you've ever visited?
Southeast Alaska, where I did a 7-day cruise through the Inside Passage stopping in Sitka, Juneau, Haines, and Ketchikan
What is your dream vacation?
I would love to visit Paris and see the Eiffel Tower. This has always been a dream of mine since I was a little girl!
How do you spend your free time?
I enjoy barre, hiking, and cooking with my husband.