Marlon McKenzie joined the University of Chicago women's soccer staff in his full-time role in June 2018.
Previously a volunteer assistant for the Maroons from 2014-17, McKenzie primarily worked with UChicago goalkeeepers, focusing on development of their handling, distribution and tactical proficiency.
His other soccer experience includes 10 years as the Head Coach and Soccer Programs Director with the Southside Fire Soccer Club, based in Hyde Park.
A native of Jamaica, McKenzie played for several amateur and semi-professional clubs and served as captain of his squad at Moneague College. Later, he was short-listed for the Jamaican Under-21 National Team.
McKenzie currently has his United States Coaches Goalkeeping Level 1 Certificate and will attain his USSF ‘B’ License in July 2018. He earned his bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies from Northeastern Illinois University.