MAAGI 2017, Ft. Wayne, IN

It is with pleasure we are announcing that the Midwest African American Genealogy Institute (MAAGI) for 2017 will be held at the Genealogy Center in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. the dates are set, July 11-13. We are excited to keep our partnership going with Curt Richter and staff at the Genealogy Center. We will have 4 Tracks and registration will open soon. Give a LIKE to us on Facebook to keep up to date.

Here’s a few highlights of  2016. Judy Russell gave a speech to a packed room, the new DNA track was full, we had to turn folks away! We all had fun and learned some new things to work with.


About familytreegirl

Shelley Murphy, aka “familytreegirl”, a native of Michigan residing in Central Virginia, Shelley has been an avid genealogist for over 25+ years researching the Davis, Marsh, Goens/Goins/Goings, Roper, Boyer, Worden, Cureton, and Murphy family lines. She is a Coordinator and faculty for the Midwest African American Genealogy Institute (MAAGI), presents Genealogy 101 workshops at the local community college, state and national genealogy conferences. She holds a Doctorate of Management in Organizational Leadership and works as an adjunct professor for Averett University. Murphy is known for her inspiring and interactive “Getting Started” Methods and Strategies for genealogy research, “Time and File management” along with interesting problem-solving methodology lectures. Shelley currently has 20+ publications with Charlottesville Genealogy Examiner and the Central Virginia Heritage, a publication of the Central Virginia Genealogical Association. She is an instructor for the Midwest African American Genealogy Institute (MAAGI). Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership, Adjunct Professor, Professional Genealogist. Volunteers for American Red Cross as a Disaster Services Instructor, facilitates financial education workshops for the last 8 years, and former licensed Real Estate Broker
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