Katherine Hope Borges is the Co-Founder and Director of The International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG), which promotes and educates about genetic genealogy. ISOGG has grown to over 8,000 members in 70 countries.
Through ISOGG, Katherine has increased professional standards in the practice, research, and discussion of relevant issues in DNA testing, interpretation, and ethics. She organized a speaker’s bureau and has given many presentations on genetic genealogy to groups across the United States and in the United Kingdom. She administers several surname, regional, and haplogroup DNA projects.
Katherine currently serves as Chaplain of Turlock Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution. She attended Modesto Junior College and California State University, Stanislaus. Katherine was a guest speaker on DNA Genealogy at the 2011 Family History Day at the California State Archives in Sacramento.
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