Symposium Speaker Bios

Louise Belsby:Louise is a former teacher and avid genealogist and has been doing genealogy research since 1982. She has worked at the Family History Center since 1998 and is a member of various historical and genealogical societies. She is the vice-president and news letter editor of the Pine City Historical Society.
Jackson Holladay:Experienced Ipad applications Guru.
Connie Godak:Connie is the Director of the FamilySearch Center in Hayden, Idaho.
Margie Beldin:Margie is a member and Educational Director of the Tri-Cities Genealogical Society in Richland, WA.
Miriam Robbins:Miriam is a member and past vice-president of the Eastern Washington Genealogical Society in Spokane, WA.
Bettye Hull:Bettye has a degree in history, is a former high school teacher, and has been doing family history research for several years. She is a member of several genealogical/historical organizations, and has been Chairman of the Cheney Historic Preservation Commission for 6 years.
Susan Beamer:Susan's interest and love of family history started at her father's knee when he told story after story about himself, his families and local history around them. All of her family lines were in the American Colonies before the Revolutionary War began. Her professional background is in local government records.
Barbara Brazington:Barb is a member and Tuesday volunteer helper at the downtown Spokane Public Library for the Eastern Washington Genealogical Society.
Antonia Hughes:
Jean Innerarity:Jean is past president of the Whitman County Genealgical Society.
Pat Mielbrecht:Pat is a member and Walking with Ancestors participant of the Eastern Washington Genealogical Society.