Alexandra Orton, Family History Research Expert
Alexandra (Allie) Orton is the Senior Vice President of Genealogica, a company she co-founded to help families discover their ancestral roots through world travel, exciting research and meaningful story telling. She has a background in television production, having served as a producer on the Emmy-nominated television series Who Do You Think You Are? She lectures regularly on family history and she has performed exhaustive genealogical research in countries across the world, including Belarus, Benin, Latvia, Ireland, and the Dominican Republic.
Her research has solved family mysteries, reunited relatives separated during the Holocaust, and accessed confidential archives that had been closed since the Soviet era. Allie has a passion for uncovering the human details in record collections, and helping people locate their chapter in the greater story of their family.
Alexandra Orton is scheduled to sail on the following voyage(s) (subject to change):