FamilySearch Family Tree
FamilySearch, a non-profit organization, is providing a genealogical database through Family Tree on www.familysearch.org. Family Tree provides a collaborative environment where people can work together to accurately describe and document ancestors. Come to this session and learn about Family Tree features, how you can get access, and how we can stop the research duplication by working together to preserve the most accurate genealogy for generations to come.
Ron Tanner is a product manager for the Family History Department. His primary responsibility is to lead a team doing research and design of Family Tree and companion products. Ron has a master’s degree in Computer Science from BYU and has previously worked as a product manager and engineer at Novell, Citrix, and Bell Laboratories. Ron and his wife CheRee have four children, 2 son-in-laws, a daughter-in-law, and one grandchild.