Wednesday, July 11 – Getting Started: Researching Your Family Heritage, presented by Kris Rzepczynski, Archives of Michigan
Hartman School, 7pm
A Senior Archivist at the Archives of Michigan where he specializes in family history and Michigan research, Kris previously worked for a number of years at the Library of Michigan as the Michigan/Genealogy Coordinator. He holds a Masters in Library and Information Science from Wayne State University and a Master of Arts in History from Western Michigan University. Kris has presented at national, state, and local conferences, including the National Genealogical Society, Federation of Genealogical Societies, Ohio Genealogical Society, Public Library Association, Historical Society of Michigan, Michigan Library Association, and for dozens of local genealogical societies and public libraries. In addition, he is a past Vice-President of Membership for the Federation of Genealogical Societies and a Past President of the Mid-Michigan Genealogical Society. His memberships also include the Association of Professional Genealogists, Polish Genealogical Society of Michigan, Historical Society of Michigan, and Western Pennsylvania Genealogical Society.