Our Guest Speaker will be Katherine R. Willson.
Katherine is a highly-acclaimed and professionally-trained national public speaker and professional genealogist. She gives keynote addresses, conference presentations & facilitates genealogical workshops.
Her genealogy interests began at the age of 10 while earning the Junior Girl Scout “My Heritage” badge. Her passion for genealogy was fueled during college when relatives gave her binders full of generations of information.
Katherine has been teaching all levels of genealogy research for the past twelve years. Her passion for genealogy combined with practical and creative strategies keeps Katherine’s audience actively participating in her engaging presentations. Participants leave with the tools necessary to do their own research, and the inspiration to do it!
The Subjects that she will present are:
- "Solving Mysteries With Facebook's 5,000+ Genealogy Groups and Pages"
- “Little-Known and Rarely-Used Google Search Tips
- When You Hit a Brick Wall, Hit the Genealogical Research Checklist
- Which Way Did She Go??? Finding Those Elusive Maiden Names