Center for Professional Development at Excelsior College         On-Demand Webinar

Introduction to Genealogy Courses with
Melinde Lutz Byrne and Dr. Blaine Bettinger

Join faculty and genealogy experts, Blaine Bettinger, PhD, JD, and Melinde Lutz Byrne, CG, FASG, to learn more about the online Genealogy programs at Excelsior College, including:

    • How each course is designed and implemented 
    • The time commitment and course workload 
    • Interactions with fellow practitioners and instructors through engaging discussions, practice activities, and class projects 
    • Which course fits your experience level 


About the Instructors

Melinde Lutz Byrne, FASG, CG 

  • A genealogist since 1976; trained as an anthropologist and archivist.
  • Immediate past President of the American Society of Genealogists.
  • Co-authors editorials in the National Genealogical Society Quarterly.

Blaine BettingerBlaine Bettinger, PhD, JD

  • Editor (former) for the Journal of Genetic Genealogy.
  • Author of The Genetic Genealogist: longest running blog examining the intersection of traditional genealogy and modern genetics.
  • Author of eBook I Have the Results of My Genetic Genealogy Test, Now What?