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Shamele Jordon

Portrait of Shamele Jordon

Lecturer: Course 7

Shamele Jordon is a researcher, lecturer, writer and podcaster. The podcast, Genealogy On Demand highlights genealogical and family reunion topics. Her biographical highlights include: researcher for the PBS series Oprah's Roots: An African American Lives Special and African American Lives II; family reunion expert on Ebony magazine's Black Family Reunion Tour; Advisory Board member of the Family Reunion Institute of Temple University; former president of the African American Genealogy Group in Philadelphia, PA. She has lectured in the Researching African American Ancestors course at this Institute since it was established in 2004.

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