Kentucky Genealogical Society
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 value; to bring together persons who are interested in genealogy or family history and to promote fellowship and networking; and to encourage the preservation and availability of records essential to genealogical and historical research.
Board members are elected in November of even-numbered years to serve a two-year term.
The term of current board members started January 1, 2020 and continue through December 31, 2021.

Board of Directors
President: Christopher Padgett
Vice President–Administration: Jodi Roessler
Vice President–Membership: Rosemary McFarland
Secretary: Katie Wilson
Treasurer: Brenda Hume
Immediate Past President: Johnna Waldon
Board Member: Cynthia Maharrey
Board Member: Dudley Ellis
Board Member: Paul Gregory
Committee Chairs
Bylaws: Kathleen Ryan
Finance: Brenda Hume
Grants: Kathy Keyser
Membership: Rosemary McFarland
Programs: Jodi Roessler
Projects: Rosemary McFarland
Publications: Fran Salyers
Publicity: Fran Salyers
Technology: Jo Olson
Seminar Co-Chair: Christopher Padgett
Seminar Co-Chair: Terry Smith
Bluegrass Roots Editor: Fran Salyers
Newsletter Editor: Jodi Roessler
Social Media: Cynthia Maharrey
Webmaster: Johnna Waldon