Kentucky Genealogical Society

About KGS

The Kentucky Genealogical Society was organized in 1973 to foster excellence in genealogy through educational programs and projects that preserve, produce, and disseminate knowledge of genealogical or historical value.
Board members are elected in November of even-numbered years to serve a two-year term. The term of current board members started 1 January 2016 and continue through 31 December 2017.
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President: Johnna Waldon
Vice President–Administration: Paul Gregory
Vice President–Membership: Brenda Hume
Corresponding Secretary: Rosemary McFarland
Recording Secretary: Mrs. Jodi Roessler
Treasurer: Dudley Ellis
Immediate Past President: Linda Colston
Board Member: Kathy Moats
Board Member: Debra Renard
Board Member: Fran Salyers
Bylaws: Johnna Waldon
Editorial and Publications: Fran Salyers
Finance: Russell Wright
Membership: Brenda Hume
Program: Paul Gregory
Projects: Linda Colston
Publicity: Fran Salyers
Seminar: Paul Gregory
Technology: Vacant
Other Positions
Bluegrass Roots Editor: Fran Salyers
Historian: Mary Jane Rodgers
Newsletter Editor: Vacant
Webmaster: Sarah Hubbard