Katharine Korte Andrew is a professional genealogist, author, and educator. She holds a BA in Germanic Studies and Political Science, and a Master of Library and Information Science. She specializes in German-speaking, Midwestern USA, Quaker, women’s history, and institutional genealogy. She is the owner of KKA Genealogy LLC, Executive Director of the Hinsdale Historical Society in Hinsdale, Illinois, and Managing Editor of the National Genealogy Societies’ NGS Monthly. Based in Chicagoland, but at home anywhere, Katharine helps people from all over the world and from all walks of life connect with their heritage.