Joe Everett is a genealogist at FamilySearch working to help people discover their family history. He recently returned to FamilySearch, after spending 7 1/2 years at, working to put new databases online. Joe is currently managing an international team of research consultants who assist people at the Family History Library and worldwide through Internet learning tools. Joe was previously the head of International Reference at the Family History Library, and also worked for several years there as a technical services librarian, cataloging Slavic and Germanic records. Joe earned a B.A. in Russian Language and in Family History/Genealogy (Germanic emphasis) from Brigham Young University and a Master of Library Science from Emporia State University (Kansas). He has been a member of various library and genealogical associations and has lectured and published articles on Germanic & Slavic family history and Central & East European historical geography and migration.

19 May 2008

Dwayne Wade gives mom a church

This is a wonderful story. Superstar atheletes usually fail to measure up to their status as role models, which like it or not they are. (Whether they should be is definitely debatable, but the fact is, for better or worse, they are role models.) Here is one athelete who has done something that truly deserves praise, but he will give all the credit to his mother.