The following announcement was written by the Board for Certification of Genealogists:
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. Also 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 the designation CG are registered certification marks and the designations Certified Genealogical Lecturer and CGL are service marks of the Board for Certification of Genealogists, used under license by board-certified associates after periodic competency evaluations, and the board name is registered in the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office.