Kathy Meade is the North American representative for ArkivDigital AD AB, a company that offers online access to newly photographed color images of the Swedish church books and other historical records. She has been working with Swedish genealogy for more than fifteen years and has given many presentations on Swedish genealogy as well as had genealogy articles published in the Swedish American newspaper, Nordstjernan. Ms. Meade serves on the advisory board for the Nordic Family Research Center at the Swedish American Museum in Chicago and also works as a volunteer there, helping patrons with their Swedish research.