Mayhone Elder Law Staff

Terry Thornhill

Office Administrator, Administrative Assistant, and Client Coordinator Terry Thornhill wears multiple hats at Mayhone Elder Law, including Office Manager, Financial Manager, and Client Coordinator.  She is usually the point of first contact for visitors and clients. Terry recently returned to college to pursue a business management degree. Not only does she exhibit exceptional client services skills and compassion for the elderly and disabled, Terry has meticulous organizational skills which help the firm run efficiently and smoothly. Terry embodies the welcoming and comforting mannerism which the firm embraces. Terry and her husband, Jim, live in Pascagoula, Mississippi and have two children, Jason and Julie, and four grandchildren. She and a friend enjoy catering which keeps Terry busy in any spare time that she might have.


Dawn McKenzie

Elder Care Coordinator Dawn V. McKenzie has worked as an Elder Care Coordinator since March, 2009. Dawn has over 20 years experience in social work including conducting child abuse and neglect investigations for the Department of Family and Children’s Services, home health and hospice, and elderly case management and bereavement counseling. Dawn graduated From University of Southern Mississippi in 1987. Dawn and her husband Ben have a son, Jordan, who is attending college while serving in the Navy Reserves, and a daughter Lily. Dawn and her family enjoy traveling, boating, snow skiing and photography. Their latest project was a total renovation of their home in downtown historic Ocean Springs