About the Austin Genealogical Society

The purposes for which this Society is organized include:

  1. To promote an interest in genealogy.
  2. To investigate, collect, record, publish and deposit in libraries, archives, and digital or electronic repositories the genealogical and historical materials of Texas, with particular focus on items pertaining to the City of Austin and/or Travis County.
  3. To educate its members and the general public in the use of historical and genealogical reference materials.
  4. To support genealogical libraries, archival collections, and access to and preservation of records that will benefit the research efforts of the Society.

Officers and Board of Directors


President: Nan Kilkeary
First Vice President: Debbe Tipping
Second Vice President: Rob Richardson
Secretary: Jean Marostica
Treasurer: Erin Garcia
2018 Term 2019 Term
James E. Bridges Millijon Crowell
Teresa Devine Angela Doetsch
Dianne Holley Erin Garcia
Nan Kilkeary Ann Kippen
Rob Richardson Jean Marostica
Debbe Tipping Robin Raben
Education Coordinator Debbe Tipping
Federation of Genealogical Societies Delegate Karin Nelson
Historian Trisha Thompson
Hospitality TBD
Lifetime Learning Institute Coordinator Inez Eppright
Membership Jean Marostica
Membership Directory Jean Marostica
Publicity Coordinator TBD
Newsletter Editor Robin Raben
Programs Coordinator Rob Richardson
Quarterly Editor Angela Doetsch
Seminar Coordinator Debbe Tipping
Travis Co. Records Coordinator &
Travis Co. Query Contact
Kay Boyd
Texas State Genealogical Society Delegate Cari Taplin
Texas State Library and Archives Liaison Teresa Devine
Webmaster Jean Marostica