Florida State Genealogical Society
Florida State Genealogical Society

FSGS Speakers Bureau: Marlis Humphrey

182 Bayshore Drive
Melbourne Beach, FL 32951
Mobile: 321-480-3481
Phone: 321-727-3832
 
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Lecture Topics:
  • Family History Publishing:
    • I Couldn’t Put it Down Series: Latest Trends in Publishing for Genealogists
    • I Couldn’t Put it Down Series: Create a NextGen Family History Book
    • I Couldn’t Put it Down Series: Convert Your Family History Book to an eBook
    • Create Family History Pages – 4 Week On-line Course or Workshop
    • 30 Minute Websites for Genealogists
  • Genealogy Research:
    • Build a Translation Toolkit for Genealogists
  • Jewish Genealogy Research:
    • Introduction to Jewish Genealogy
    • Getting the Most Out of JewishGen
Travel:
  • Willing to travel more than 150 miles
Previous Speaking Engagements:
  • Florida State Genealogical Society Annual Conference
  • Federation of Genealogical Societies Annual Conference
  • International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies Annual Conference
  • Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Washington, D.C.
  • Jewish Genealogical Society of Broward County
  • Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Orlando
  • Indian River Genealogical Society
Biographical Sketch:
Marlis Glaser Humphrey is the industry’s foremost expert on next generation family history publishing. She has applied her 20+ years experience in broadband communications and media and broadcast, technology, marketing, and strategic planning to the genealogy world. Not only a successful researcher, Marlis has approached genealogy with a unique perspective on how technology advances in multimedia applications can enrich our sharing of family history and presents and teaches her ideas and methods, inspiring genealogists – whether beginner, expert, or professional, nationally and internationally. 
 
Marlis is Co-Chair of the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS) and IAJGS Membership Development Committee responsible for the Southeastern U.S. Region. She is Publications and Technology Outreach Committee Chairs for the Florida State Genealogical Society (FSGS) and Vice President of Programs and Publicity for the Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Orlando (JGSGO). Marlis is a member of the National Genealogical Society (NGS), the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG), the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS), the Indian River Genealogical Society (IRGS), LitvakSIG, the International Society of Family History Writers and Editors (ISFHWE), and the Genealogical Speakers Guild (GSG). Marlis holds a B.A. in Russian and an M.S. in Management of Technology. You can reach Marlis at marlis@myAncestories.com. Watch for her latest technology and family history publishing tips at www.myAncestories.com.