Genealogical Education
  • "The Family History Law Library," Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG), Salt Lake City, Utah, January 2019.
  • "The Pennsylvania German and Research in the Keystone State,"  (SLIG), January 2018.
  • "DNA Boot Camp: Practical Application," Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG), January 2017.
  • Ancestral Connections Irish Genealogy Summer School, University College Cork, Ireland, June 2016.
  • "Advanced DNA Analysis Techniques for Genealogical Research," SLIG, January 2016.
  • "Practical Genetic Genealogy," Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 2015.
  • "Advanced Genealogical Methods," SLIG, January 2015.
  • ProGen Study Group, (ProGen19), July 2014.
  • "Writing & Publishing for Genealogists," Institute of Genealogical & Historical Research (IGHR), Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama, June 2014.
  • "Utilizing Social History," SLIG, January 2014.
  • "Genealogy as a Profession," IGHR, June 2013.
  • Boston University Genealogical Research Certificate, December 2012.

  • Second Place, Ohio Genealogical Society Writing Contest, 2014; for article "A Broken Man: The Life of Birney Jay Pratt of Huron, Ohio," published in Ohio Genealogical Society Quarterly 55, no. 1 (Spring 2015): 40-43.
  • First Place, Massachusetts Society of Genealogists Writing Contest, 2012; for article “It Started with a Cough: A Month of Mourning for the Ritter and Blackett Families Living in Boston Highlands, Massachusetts,” published in MASSOG 36 (Fall 2012): 83-92.