Leadership Roles

American Clan Gregor Society – (Link)Ancestor: Alexander Magruder­­­­

Chair, Genealogy Committee

Area Deputy Chieftain, Northern California

Editor-in-Chief, Society Newsletter, The Ardchoille

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

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

Society Genealogist

The Order of the First Families of Maryland – (Link) – Ancestor: Henry Ridgley

Editor, Society Newsletter, The Chesapeake News-Courier

California Genealogical Society, Inc., (Link)

E-News Assistant

Contra Costa County (CA) Genealogical Society (Link)

Board of Directors

Past Vice President

Society Memberships


National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution. Patriot Ancestor – John Austin

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

The Noble Society of CeltsAncestor: Alexander Magruder

Jamestowne SocietyAncestor: Richard Lee

The Society of the Lees of VirginiaAncestor: Richard Lee

Austin Family Association of AmericaAncestor: John Austin

Poindexter Descendants Association – Ancestor: Sarah Poindexter

International Clan MacFarlane Society Ancestor:  David Miller


Association of Professional Genealogists

Frederick County Maryland Genealogical Society

Kentucky Genealogical Society

Maryland Genealogical Society

Southern California Genealogical Society

Southside Virginia Genealogical Society

St. Mary’s County (Maryland) Genealogical Society

Virginia Genealogical Society

New England Historic Genealogical Society


Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia

Kentucky Historical Society

Louisiana Historical Society

Maryland Historical Society

Northumberland County Virginia Historical Society

Virginia Historical Society

Volunteer & Social

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


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.