Bob Heck began his genealogy research over 50 years ago after asking his grandmother to tell him about The Old Country. Bob is a founding member of the Milwaukee Personal Ancestral File Users Group (MPAFUG). Today the group has 500 members in 22 States and three foreign countries. He has been the Director for the past 25 years. MPAFUG is a Computer-Genealogy group specializing on using the computer and the Internet to conduct family research. Bob is an Electrical Engineer by education and is a volunteer at the Family History Center in Hales Corners, Wisconsin. He has written over 15 books on his own family history and is the Editor of Our Family Newsletter published every three months for the past 28 years. He has lectured throughout southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois on genealogy research.