My Memberships & Affilations


  • Association of Professional Genealogy, National Capitol Area
    • National Capital Chapter Vice President 2012-2014
    • National Capital Chapter President 2014-2016
  • Coalition to Protect Maryland Burial Grounds
  • The Association for Gravestone Studies
  • Graveyard Coalition
  • Family History Information Standards Organization
  • Federation of Genealogical Societies
  • International Society of Family History Writers and Editors
  • National Genealogical Society
  • The Utah Genealogical Association
  • Florida State Genealogical Society
  • Silicon Valley Computer Genealogy Group
  • Santa Clara Historical & Genealogical Society
  • Santa Cruz Genealogical Society
  • San Mateo Genealogical Society
  • California Genealogy Society
  • Maryland Historical Society
  • Maryland Genealogy Society
    • Board Member 2015-2016


  • Daughters of the American Revolution
    • Former DAR- Baltimore Chapter Assistant Registrar and Recording Secretary
    • Chaplain for Santa Clara Chapter, California
  • Daughters of 1812
    • Former Registrar, Daughters of 1812, Mary Young Pickersgill Chapter
  • Ladies of the Grand Army of the Republic – LGAR
  • National Women’s Relief Corps
  • National Society Descendants of American Farmers
  • American Rosie the Riveter Association
  • The Lothropp Family Foundation


  • Suffrage: Women Fight for the Vote with the Library of Congress
  • Civil War transcription project with the Library of Congress
  • Scripto: Last Seen – Finding Family After Slavery project
  • Zooniverse: African American Civil War Soldiers for NARA
  • Ambassador,  Find My Past
  • Friends of St. Vincent’s Cemetery
  • Find-a-Grave photographer
  • Maryland State Archives Will Digitization Project