The Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) recently announced the results of its election for new board and nominating committee members.
Washington is well-represented at APG:
- Janice Lovelace was elected to a two-year Board of Directors position. She is a member of the Seattle Genealogical Society and frequent speaker at international, national, and regional genealogy conferences, including the Northwest Genealogy Conference (NWGC) in Arlington.
- Blaine Bettinger was also elected to a two-year term on the Board of Directors. You may remember Blaine as a keynote speaker on DNA at the Northwest Genealogy Conference (NWGC) in 2016. He will be the speaker at the Olympia Genealogical Society’s Spring Seminar on Saturday, March 30, 2019.
- Mary Kircher Roddy, another member of the Seattle Genealogical Society, will continue to be APG’s Treasurer. She has also been a lecturer at the NWGC.
- And speaking of the NWGC…Kenyatta Berry, APG’s Past President, was a keynote speaker at the NWGC in 2017.
Click here for a complete list of the APG’s at-large board and nominating committee members.
The Association of Professional Genealogists, established in 1979, represents more than 2,700 genealogists in various genealogy-related businesses. APG encourages genealogical excellence, ethical practice, mentoring, and education. The organization also supports the preservation and accessibility of records useful to the fields of genealogy and history. Its members come from all fifty U.S. states, Canada, and forty other countries.