My Credentials

Society Memberships & Experience

Officer of:

American Clan Gregor Society – Ancestor: Alexander Magruder­­­­

Chair, Genealogy Committee

Area Deputy Chieftain, Northern California

Editor-in-Chief, Society Newsletter, The Ardchoille

Clan Fergusson Society of North America – Ancestor: Welba Georgia Ferguson

Regional Vice President, Region XI (California, Nevada, New Mexico, and Arizona)

Society Genealogist

National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution. Patriot Ancestors – John Austin and Private John Edwards King

Historian, Mt. Diablo Chapter

California Genealogical Society, Inc., 

E-News Assistant Editor

Contra Costa County (CA) Genealogical Society 

Board of Directors

Other Lineage Societies

Austin Family Association of America – Ancestor: John Austin

First Families of Maryland – Ancestor:  Henry Ridgley

Jamestowne Society – Ancestor: Richard Lee

National Society, United States Daughters of 1812 – Ancestor: Brigadier-General John Edwards King

The Noble Society of Celts – Ancestor: Alexander Magruder

Poindexter Descendants Association – Ancestor: Sarah Poindexter

The Society of the Lees of Virginia – Ancestor: Richard Lee

Genealogical and Historical Societies

Association of Professional Genealogists

Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia

Kentucky Genealogical Society

Kentucky Historical Society

Louisiana Historical Society

Maryland Historical Society

New England Historic Genealogical Society

Northumberland County Virginia Historical Society

Southern California Genealogical Society

Southside Virginia Genealogical Society

St. Mary’s County (Maryland) Genealogical Society

Virginia Genealogical Society

Virginia Historical Society

Volunteer & Social Organizations

Richard III Society – American Branch

Thomas Balch Library (Leesburg, VA)

Historic Royal Palaces (London, England) – dedicated to the preservation of priceless buildings in and around London

Chi Omega Fraternity, Chi Kappa Chapter

Work Experience

Owner, Breeding Tells, 2015-present

Homemaker. Raleigh, NC and Walnut Creek, CA., 2009-present

Legal Secretary. Rutan & Tucker, LLP. Costa Mesa, CA., 2006-2009

Legal Secretary. Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP. Washington, D.C., 2005-2006

Executive Assistant. Goldman Sachs, Inc. Costa Mesa, CA., 2003-2004

Professional Achievements

Certified Master of Business Administration, 2011

California Certified Legal Secretary, 2008

Legal Secretaries, Inc., 2006


MBA, Marketing. Western Governors University, Salt Lake City, UT. 2011. Certified MBA.

BS, Marketing Management. Western Governors University. Salt Lake City, UT 2009.

Computer Engineering, George Mason University. Fairfax, VA. National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Chi Omega Fraternity.