Lisa Louise Cooke

The Power of Video Paired with Genealogy

Internet video is experiencing explosive growth. Don’t let the video revolution pass you by! In this class Lisa Louise Cooke of one of the largest genealogy YouTube channels, Genealogy Gems, will show you how online video can enrich your family history. Genealogists can use video in countless ways to learn more about their ancestors, enhance their online presence to attract others researching the same family lines, and create intriguing projects to share their family stories.


Lisa Louise Cooke is a leading speaker and educator in the world of genealogy and will be joining us at THE Genealogy Show 2019. A genealogist since childhood, a background in theatre, and hundreds of presentations around the world position Lisa as a world-class genealogy speaker. She will bring a deep understanding of her topics in a fun, easy-to-understand, and downright entertaining way. Her multi-media presentations will have everyone enthralled and inspired to learn more about their family history.

Lisa Louise Cooke is CEO of Genealogy Gems, a genealogy education company featuring The Genealogy Gems Podcast, available at in iTunes, and the Genealogy Gems app. Her books include Mobile Genealogy, The Genealogist’s Google Toolbox Second Edition, How to Find Your Family History in Newspapers, and she has published 100+ videos at the Genealogy Gems YouTube Channel.

To find out more about Lisa, take a look at her website