The trustees of the Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG) met in Salt Lake City, Utah, on 21 October 2018.

Elected as officers were

  • Richard G. Sayre, CG®, CGL℠, FUGA, President
  • Laurel T. Baty, CG®, Vice-President
  • LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson, JD, LLM, CG®, CGL℠, Treasurer
  • Debbie Parker Wayne, CG®, CGL℠, Secretary
  • Nancy A. Peters, CG®, CGL℠, Member-at-Large of the Executive Committee
  • Judy G. Russell, JD, CG®, CGL℠, Member-at-Large of the Executive Committee

    Newly elected trustees are Angela Packer McGhie, CG®; Sara Anne Scribner, CG®; and Debbie Parker Wayne, CG®, CGL℠. Morrison DeSoto “Toby” Webb, JD, CG®, was selected to fill the unexpired term of Michael Grant Hait Jr., CG®, CGL℠, who tendered his resignation as trustee.

    Continuing as trustees are Stefani Evans, CG®; Patricia Lee Hobbs, CG®; Jeanne Larzalere Bloom, CG®; David S. Ouimette, CG®, CGL℠; Allen R. Peterson, CG®; and Karen Stanbary, CG®. Michael S. Ramage, JD, CG®, is General Counsel to the Board.

    At the meeting, President Sayre thanked departing trustees Judy Kellar Fox, CG®; Alison Hare, CG®; and Debra S. Mieszala, CG®, for their service as trustees. Sayre also thanked Stefani Evans, CG®, for her service as Vice President, and Patricia Lee Hobbs, CG®, for her service as Secretary.

    The words Certified Genealogist and letters CG are registered certification marks, and the designations CGL and Certified Genealogical Lecturer are service marks of the Board for Certification of Genealogists®, used under license by board certificants after periodic evaluation.