OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Human Trafficking Task Force has named Assistant U.S. Attorney K. McKenzie Anderson as the recipient of its Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Fight Against Human Trafficking in Oklahoma, announced Robert J. Troester of the U.S. Attorney’s Office. AUSA Anderson received the award on January 24, 2019, at the task force’s candlelight vigil at the Oklahoma Bar Center as part of Human Trafficking Awareness Month.
Ms. Anderson became an Assistant U.S. Attorney in 2014, after private practice with major law firms in New York City and Oklahoma City. Her portfolio includes a number of cases against those involved in child sex trafficking. She has also handled a variety of other criminal cases, including complex white collar matters and gun prosecutions. A graduate of the University of Chicago School of Law, she serves as the office’s Human Trafficking Coordinator and has taught courses at the Department of Justice’s National Advocacy Center on human trafficking prosecutions.