Activities & Accomplishments

Professional Genealogical Activities & Accomplishments:

2016 Archivist’s Award for Outstanding Achievement – United States National Archives

Volunteer at the National Archives-Seattle Branch, indexing data from the Chinese Exclusion Act case files, 2001-present

XYZ Project for MOHAI (Museum of History and Industry, Seattle, WA) was installed at MOHAI in 2012

MOHAI Volunteer of 2011 – Public History (Museum of History and Industry, Seattle, WA)

Director, Association of Professional Genealogists, Region 1 – West, 2005-2010 (3 terms)

Program Chair, “Meet Me at the Fair: Exploring the Alaska-Yukon Pacific Exposition,” Pacific Northwest Historians Guild Conference, March 7, 2009, Seattle, WA

Recipient of 4Culture grant to research and publish an article on the Chinese participation at the A-Y-P Exposition, 2008-09

A founding member of PS-APG (Puget Sound Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists), 2002; Programs Co-Chair 2002-2003; President, 2003-2006

Member of numerous national and local genealogical and historical societies