McKinlay Otterson calls Utah home but has also left significant pieces of her heart in Sweden, Australia, Indiana, and every other place she has lived in or traveled to. McKinlay studied conflict communication and believes that conflict has the potential to lead to increased understanding and closeness. She now has the honor and joy of professionally helping teach others how to communicate through their conflicts successfully. McKinlay is a lover of color, vegetables, kickboxing, and sunshine. She is in this life for the people.