While in law school, she was a judicial intern for Chief Judge William E. Smith at the U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island and interned for one semester at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts, Civil Division. Additionally, she was a Staff Writer on the UCC Reporter Digest at Boston College Law School. She also assisted, as Training Management Editor for the UCC Digest, in the development of a new training program for the Digest’s incoming writers. McKenna also worked as Summer Associate in the Litigation Department at Gesmer Updegrove.
When not practicing law, McKenna enjoys reading and playing with her dog, Tate.