Dave Obee - Board Member

Dave Obee holds an honorary doctor of laws degree awarded by the University of Victoria, British Columbia, in recognition of his work as a journalist, historian and…

Joanne Sher - Board Member

Joanne M. Sher is a professional genealogist and historical researcher. Her specialities include Northeastern Minnesota, Northwestern Wisconsin, American-Jewish…

Joe Everett - Board Member

Joe Everett, MLS, is a genealogy librarian at FamilySearch, responsible for patron services in international branches of the Family History Library.  Joe was…

Kahlile Bliss Mehr - Board Member

Kahlile Bliss Mehr has both an M.A., and an M.L.S., he is the retired Slavic Collection Manager and Cataloging Supervisor at FamilySearch (LDS Church) in Salt Lake…

Milan Pohontsch - Secretary

Milan Pohontsch is a native German and Wend at the same time. He does genealogical research in both languages and has more than 10,000 hours of research experience…

Thom Edlund - President of FEEFHS

Thomas K. Edlund, PhD, is a specialist in East European languages and manuscripts. As a professor of family and local history at Brigham Young University, he…

Walt R. Knepper - Treasurer

Walter Knepper, CPA, provided over 40 years of tax planning and business advisory services that range from start-ups, entrepreneurial businesses and public…