Lisa A. Alzo, M.F.A. grew up in Duquesne, Pennsylvania. She is the author of eleven books and hundreds of magazine articles. Lisa has served on the Board of Directors for CGSI and is a regular contributor to Naše rodina. Lisa is an online educator writing coach for Research, Write, Connect, and developed the Eastern European Research Certificate Program for the National Institute for Genealogical Studies. Visit LisaAlzo.com for more information.