Sen. Machaela Cavanaugh, M.
District 06Room 11th Floor
P.O. Box 94604
Lincoln, NE 68509
- Health and Human Services
- Transportation and Telecommunications
- Legislative Performance Audit
Elected to Nebraska Legislature: 2018; re-elected 2022
Born Jan. 17, 1979, in Washington, D.C.
Education: Graduate of Marian High School; University of St. Thomas (B.A. in sociology), 2001; University of Nebraska Omaha (M.P.A.), 2008.
Family: Married Nicholas A. Brotzel, July 26, 2007; three children: Della, Harriet and Barrett.
Member: board, Inclusive Communities; Preschool Advisory Committee, Morning Star Preschool.
Honors and awards: 2020 National Conference of State Legislatures Maternal and Child Health Fellow; 2019 National Conference of State Legislatures Early Learning Fellow.