National Genealogical Society

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NGS Staff


Department & Name


Phone Ext.

General Inquiries 703-525-0050
Accounting Manager
Karen Soch 119
Advertising -
Conference Publications
Advertising Director-
NGS Magazine and NGS Quarterly
Courtney Holmes

Conference Manager
Erin Shifflett

Conference Registrar
Courtney Holmes

Course Administration
Susan Yockey 225

Education Manager
Pat Stamm, cg, cgl

Executive Director
Edward Grandi 222
Member Services Manager
Position Open
NGS Magazine Editor
Deb Cyprych, *
NGS Online Store
Susan Yockey
NGS Quarterly Editors
Thomas W. Jones, phd, cg, cgl, fasg, fuga, fngs, and Melinde Byrne, cg, fasg *
Jordan Jones *
Publications *
Research Trip *
UpFront with NGS Editor
Diane L. Richard *
Technical Support *

* Does not work in the NGS office; has no NGS phone number.

*Certified Genealogist, cg, Certified Genealogical Lecturer and cgl are service marks of the Board for Certification of Genealogists® used by the Board to identify its program of genealogical competency evaluation and used under license by the Board’s associates.

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