FNB Family Friday: McKenzie Kooima
Tell us about your background. Where you grew up, where you went to school, industry experience, your family, and volunteer work (if applicable). I am originally from Hull, Iowa, and lived there until I was 12.
Derek grew up in Chester, South Dakota. After attending Southwest Minnesota State University for two years and majoring in chemistry, he transferred to Dakota State University and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in finance.
Mariana is originally from California, but she grew up Freeman, South Dakota. Later, she attended the University of Sioux Falls and majored in psychology and English writing. She’s currently working on her Master’s in Biblical Counseling at The Master’s University.