Reception for Kenyatta Berry, host of PBS’, Genealogy Roadshow August 20, 2017 // 3:00 pm—6:00 pm
Northwest African American Museum
Join us for a reception, talk and Q&A with PBS Genealogy Roadshow host Kenyatta Berry!
In her talk, Kenyatta Berry will speak to her experiences as a genealogist and host as well as give advice on where to begin researching your family’s history. Attendees will get the opportunity to meet Kenyatta Berry and mingle with other fans of the show and genealogy research.
About Kenyatta Berry
Kenyatta D. Berry is genealogist and lawyer with more than 15 years of experience in genealogical research and writing. She began her genealogical journey while in law school and studying at the State Library of Michigan in Lansing. A native of Detroit, Berry graduated from Bates Academy, Cass Technical High School, Michigan State University and Thomas M. Cooley Law School. She has deep roots in Detroit, her ancestors have lived in Detroit since the 1920’s.
A frequent lecturer and writer, she focuses on African American, Slave Ancestral Research and DNA. Berry has been featured in Real Simple, Jet, Wall Street Journal, Orange County Register, Sacramento Bee, Wave Newspaper and other publications. She has been a guest on numerous radio programs including MakeItPlain #WomensWednesdayon SiriusXM Radio.