The Colorado Genealogical Society is pleased to announce that Crista Cowan, the Barefoot Genealogist, has accepted our invitation be our 2021 Spring seminar speaker.
Information about Crista is below. We will announce Crista's topics soon. The seminar will be free but registration will be required. Registration will begin on 1 Feb. 2021.
Crista Cowan has accepted our invitation to be the speaker at the CGS seminar on 23 and 24 April 2021 via Zoom. You do not want to miss this fabulous seminar. Crista will present four programs: two on Friday afternoon (1-r p.m., 23 April 2021) and two on Saturday morning (9 a.m. - noon, 24 April 2021). Information on programs: TBA.
Crista Cowan has been employed by Ancestry.com since 2004; her involvement in family history, however, reaches all the way back to childhood. From being parked under a microfilm reader at the Family History Library in her baby carrier to her current career as a professional genealogist, Crista has spent thousands of hours discovering, documenting, and telling family stories.
In her time at Ancestry, she has been a European Content Acquisition Manager, the Digital Preservation Indexing Manager and the Community Alliance Manager for the Ancestry World Archives Project. For the past several years she has been the Corporate Genealogist, with responsibilities for speaking and teaching at genealogy conferences around the world and helping with family history research for public relations stories. Known online as The Barefoot Genealogist with a weekly internet show designed to help people discover their family history.
Crista’s seminar will be free. However, registration will be required. Information on how to register will be coming soon.
Questions? Contact Sandy Ronayne and Kelly Glenn at firstname.lastname@example.org