Genetic Genealogy

I specialize in Y-DNA for genealogy, especially interpreting Next Generation Sequencing results and placing paternal lineages in their proper subclades and in the context of human migration.

I’m conversant in mitochondrial DNA and autosomal DNA.

Read my genetic genealogy publications at or see my profile on ResearchGate

Speaking Schedule

Wednesday, July 31, 2019, Cleveland, OH, IAJGS Annual Conference, Disproving the Cossack Ancestry Theory with DNA

Saturday, September 8, 2018, Richmond, VA, Library of Virginia, VIRGINIA FAMILY HISTORY DAY, DNA Made Clear: Growing Your Family Tree with Genetic Genealogy

Monday, November 6, 2017, 1:00 PM, Philadelphia, PA, Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies Conference

Saturday, September 16, 2017, Richmond, VA, Library of Virginia, Virginia:Where African American Genealogy and History Begin

Sunday, July 23-Tuesday, July 25, 2017, Orlando, FL, IAJGS Annual Conference

Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 7:30 PM, Charlottesville, VA, Charlottesville Hadassah

Saturday, April 29, 2017, Sandusky, OH, Ohio Genealogical Society Conference

Sunday, March 26, 2017, 1:30 PM, Pikesville, MD,  Jewish Genealogy Society of Maryland


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