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Ozarks Genealogical Society

Mission / Purpose

The purposes of the Society are:

1. To educate and encourage members and the general public in the art and practice of genealogical research.

2. To acquire a collection of genealogical and historical materials for a genealogical library available to members and the general public.

3. To collect, preserve and publish genealogical and historical materials relating to the Missouri Ozarks region.

4. To maintain and elevate genealogical standards.
OGS is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization and is supported solely through membership dues and donations. 

Operating Year: January - December 2019

President: Connie Daughtrey
Vice-President: Vacant
Corresponding Secretary: John Rosenhamer
Recording Secretary: Patricia Bowman
Treasurer: Sara Davis
Librarian: Micki Dischinger
Past President: J.D. McMillan
Building Manager: Carolyn Bliss
Building & Grounds Maintenance: Carolyn Bliss
Conference : Vacant
Education: Patti Hobbs
Research Requests: Mary Ann Murray
Fund Raising: Linda Chesebro
Genealogical Records: Frances Black
Historian: Brenda Carter
Hospitality: Vacant
Library Holdings Acquisition: Micki Dischinger
Library Volunteer Coordinator: Micki Dischinger
Long-Range Planning: Vacant
Membership: Frances Black
Newsletter: Doug Corbin
Newsletter Distribution: John Carter
Obituary: Connie Daughtrey
OGS Publications: Rick Webb
Parliamentarian: John Carter
Policy & Procedures: Vacant
Programs: Vacant
Publicity & Outreach: Barbara Brauch
Records Management: John Carter
Special Collections: Rita Wallace
Technology: John Carter
Webmaster: Patti Hobbs
1890 Census: Charisse Cameron

Meeting & Workshop Info

Night Workshop: First Monday of each month, 7 - 8 p.m.
Day Workshop: Third Wednesday of each month, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Annual Business Meeting: Scheduled each November.
All regular OGS meetings and workshops are free and open to the public. They are held at The Library Center, 4653 S. Campbell Ave, Springfield, MO.