Carla M. Anders


Educational background

ü       Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Computer Information Systems and Accounting from University of Central

        Missouri, Warrensburg, Missouri

ü       National Genealogical Society Home Study course completed. 


Experience in genealogical research:

ü       38 years as a hobby

ü       local lookups for clients

ü       research for friends and family and clients


Experience in business:

ü       20 years in computer programming, project leadership, and project management


Research facilities normally used:

ü       Internet

ü       Iowa State Historical Society

ü       Iowa Genealogical Society 

ü       Mid-Continent Public Library, Independence, Missouri

ü       Missouri State Archives

ü       Midwest Genealogy Center

ü       County courthouses in Iowa, Missouri, and Kansas


Lectures and Classes given

ü       DNA testing

ü       Various software packages (Legacy, Gensmarts, Genelines, …)

ü       Beginning Genealogy

ü       Online researching for those new to computers

ü       Photo preservation/sharing

ü       Magazines available to aid family history researchers
ü       Land Research in the US



ü       Iowa Genealogical Society – former VP / Educational Director

ü       Missouri State Genealogical Association – former Educational Director

ü       Warren County Genealogical Society – Treasurer, former VP / Educational Director

ü       National Genealogical Society