Aprille Cooke McKay holds a JD from the University of Chicago, and an MSI with a specialization in Archives and Records Management from the University of Michigan School of Information.
Currently, she is working to identify and implement an email archiving solution for the University of Michigan’s records of enduring value, in conjunction with the Bentley Historical Library. She is a member of the SAA’s Intellectual Property Working Group, Website Working Group and the Standards Committee.
Aprille served as instructor on legal topics and project manager for the Digital Preservation Management Workshop at the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research at the University of Michigan in 2008.
Previously, she managed the Mellon-funded project, “Developing Standardized Metrics in College and University Archives and Special Collections,” based at the University of Michigan’s School of Information, worked at the Bentley Historical Library, specializing in legal collections, and practiced law in the Chicago area.