Lecture: What Race Are My Ancestors?
Rick Fogarty is a professional genealogical researcher and lecturer in Hazlet, New Jersey. He is a third-generation genealogist with deep Oklahoma roots and a citizen of the Muscogee Creek Nation. He specializes in Native American tribal, adoption, and DNA/forensic genealogical research. He has attended the Boston University forensic genealogy course, the Forensic Genealogy Institute genetic genealogy course, Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, and the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research at Samford University. He is a life member of the Association of Professional Genealogists. He is an instructor on Native American tribal genealogy for the Virtual Institute for Genealogical Research and lectures frequently on many genealogical topics. He currently serves on the board for the Oklahoma Genealogical Society. He is a member of the National Genealogical Society and the International Society of Genetic Genealogy.