Allison Mackley

Librarian & Instructional Technology Coach, Hershey High School

Allison Mackley, National Board Certified school librarian, is the K–12 Library Department coordinator and instructional technology coach at Hershey (PA) High School in the Derry Township School District. She is president of the Pennsylvania School Librarians Association. An AASL member, she serves on AASL’s Standards Implementation Committee and is its liaison with the Presidential Initiative Task Force and the Crosswalk Task Force. In 2017 she was a finalist for the Pennsylvania Department of Education’s Teacher of the Year Award. In 2018 Allison received a Carolyne L. Smith Best Practices Award from the Pennsylvania Library Association (PaLA), and in 2013 received a PaLA Certificate of Merit for Leadership. She currently serves on the Pennsylvania Governor’s Advisory Council on Library Development. She received her Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Pittsburgh. Follow her on aTwitter @amackley.