User:RaymondRS

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= About Me  =
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Robert Raymond is a content strategy project manager for FamilySearch, the largest genealogical organization in the world. FamilySearch is a nonprofit organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Before FamilySearch, Robert worked at Ancestry.com for nearly six years. He is the staff trainer at a local Family History Center where he can be found in the trenches every Wednesday night. Robert is the shadow writer for one of the web’s most popular genealogical blogs and is the creator, author, and webmaster of an acclaimed family history website where he has published 1,700 pages of information, including numerous articles, dozens of personal histories, dozens of maps (several of his own creation), and photographs of hundreds of pages of genealogical records. Robert holds over a dozen technology patents and has a masters degree in electrical/computer engineering from Brigham Young University where he was honored as a Kimball Scholar.
 
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Robert Raymond works for FamilySearch, the largest genealogical organization in the world. FamilySearch is a nonprofit organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Robert reports to FamilySearch Chief Genealogical Officer, David Rencher, as a project manager for standards and specifications for the digital pipeline. One of his current projects is the ICE initiative, a multi-vendor project to develop a bibliographic metadata element set for Interoperable Citation Exchange (ICE) for genealogical records.
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Robert has over 30 years experience in genealogy. Before FamilySearch, Robert worked at Ancestry.com for nearly six years. He is the staff trainer at a multi-stake Family History Center where he can also be found in the trenches working every Wednesday night. Robert is the shadow writer for one of the web’s most popular genealogical blogs and is the creator, author, and webmaster of an acclaimed family website where he has published 1,700 pages of genealogical information, including numerous articles, dozens of personal histories, dozens of maps (several of his own creation), and hundreds of pages of digitized genealogical records.  
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Robert has over 20 years experience in technology as a software engineer, manager, and executive. He holds over a dozen technology patents and has a masters degree in electrical engineering (computer emphasis) from Brigham Young University where he was honored as a Spencer W. Kimball Scholar.
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Revision as of 20:04, 23 March 2010

Robert Raymond is a content strategy project manager for FamilySearch, the largest genealogical organization in the world. FamilySearch is a nonprofit organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Before FamilySearch, Robert worked at Ancestry.com for nearly six years. He is the staff trainer at a local Family History Center where he can be found in the trenches every Wednesday night. Robert is the shadow writer for one of the web’s most popular genealogical blogs and is the creator, author, and webmaster of an acclaimed family history website where he has published 1,700 pages of information, including numerous articles, dozens of personal histories, dozens of maps (several of his own creation), and photographs of hundreds of pages of genealogical records. Robert holds over a dozen technology patents and has a masters degree in electrical/computer engineering from Brigham Young University where he was honored as a Kimball Scholar.