Elizabeth (Liz) Gail Smith Walker
Northeastern State University
BA May 1998. Major: English. Minor: Sociology
National Genealogical Society
The National Institute on Genealogical Research Genealogy Experience:
Tulsa City County Library Genealogy Department Writing Experience: Tulsa Kids Sample article:
Scholarship winner for the July 2008 session of the National Institute on Genealogical Research at the National Archives in Washington, D.C.
August 2000-Current 2009. Library Associate.
I began writing for Tulsa Kids in 1994.
Tulsa City County Library Genealogy Department
"Harry Potters Tulsa Connection."
Tulsa Cityscape Magazine
"Finding your Mayflower Ancestors. "
The Write Edge
I began as a contract writer for The Write Edge in May 1999. I wrote content for websites and articles for the Write Edge Newsletter. See ARTICLES
The Wallis Group
TCCL Genealogy Center News Note: The Genealogy Center has moved again since this article was written. Tulsa City County Library Genealogy Department
Speaking Engagements and Classes:
March 24, 2001 - Non-Fiction Writing for Magazines, 10th Annual Northwest Oklahoma Writers Workshop in Enid, OK
July 28, 2001 - Non-Fiction Panel Discussion, with Derek Bullard and Joan Rhine, for the Tulsa Nightwriters Conference.
July 22, 2002 - Writing Your Family History, Part of: Our Families, Our Heritage Series at the Tulsa City County Library.
July 2002-2009, Tulsa City County Library Genealogy Center, Family History Month.
Series of classes taught each July.
National Institute on Genealogical Research Alumni Association
International Society of Family History Writers and Editors
Tulsa Genealogical Society, Tulsa, OK
Third Vice President in charge of Publicity. 2003-2005
Daughters of the American Revolution, (through ancestor, Archibald Dill) Tulsa Chapter, Scholarship Chair, 2005.
Fellowship of Brethren Genealogists
Rose Family Association
Tri State Genealogical Society in Evansville, IN
Winner of the 2008 National Institute on Genealogical Research Scholarship
Nightwriter of the Year, Tulsa Nightwriters.
Winner of the 2008 National Institute on Genealogical Research Scholarship2000 Talent Spotlight: Content Talent to Watch, Content Exchange.
Silver Award Winner for article, "Mamas dont let your babies grow up to be (professional) wrestlers", Parenting Publications of America.
Honorable Mention for unpublished essay: The Caverns, Tulsa Friends of the Public Library Contest.
This page was created by Liz Walker. Copyright 2009. Last updated May 2, 2009.
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