Monthly Membership Meetings


Membership meetings are held the second Monday of each month between September and May;
beginning at 1:00 p.m. and end at about 3:00 p.m. It is free and open to the public.

 

Please arrive after 12:30 pm to sign up for classes, get a cup of coffee, check out our raffle items and fundraising activities, ask questions of a Board Member or Committee Chairperson, etc.

 

The short business meeting will start at 1:00 pm sharp followed by our featured speaker.


The meeting place is the First Presbyterian Church located at 12225 N. 103rd Ave., Sun City, AZ.

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Click HERE to see prior speakers.


MEETING SPEAKER TOPIC

Aril 8, 2019

 

 

Wendy Wilson Spooner


Wendy is a professional Genetic Genealogist helping people find their roots through DNA testing and genealogical research.

Wendy earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Psychology and went on to obtain a post-graduate diploma from the International College of Interdisciplinary Sciences in Genealogy, Heraldry, and Documentary Sciences - post-nominals Licentiate Genealogist (Lic. G).

Wendy also earned a post-graduate diploma from the University of London's College of Teachers in Genealogy, Heraldry, and Documentary Sciences - post-nominals (LCoT). She is a former assistant lecturer for the International College of Interdisciplinary Sciences in Genealogical studies.

As well, Wendy has earned advanced certificates in the fields of both Forensic and Genetic Genealogy.

Wendy is a member of:
- Association of Professional Genealogists,
- International Society of Genetic Genealogy,
- National Genealogical Society,
- Arizona Council of Professional Genealogists,
- International Society of Family History Writers and Editors,
- Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy.


Wendy previously served as Secretary-Treasurer for Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, and as Registrar for Daughters of the American Revolution.

 

She currently serves as chairman of the advisory board for Century Vital Records based in Bangalore, India, and just accepted a national appointment for the DAR to be announced at Continental Congress in Washington D. C. this coming June.

Topic Description:

 

Intermediate DNA Research for Unknown Parentage Cases

 

www.knowmyroots.com