Mission Statement:

The DNA Genealogy Group of Long Island (DGGLI), founded in 2017, has as its mission to educate and inform people about the use of DNA testing for genealogical purposes.


Service, Resources, or Benefits Provided to Members:

The DNA Genealogy Group of Long Island holds educational monthly meetings to aid members in their DNA research efforts. 



Normal Meeting Schedule: (Please confirm before attending since schedules could change.)  

Meetings are free and open to the public. There is no charge for non-members. All are welcome.

Meetings are normally held:

First Saturday of the month from 10 a.m. to noon (except for July and December when we take a summer and winter break.)

Sachem Public Library, 150 Holbrook Road, Holbrook, NY.


Contact Information:

Web Site:

Email inquiries:

Mailing address:  DNA Genealogy Group of Long Island, PO Box 333, Holbrook  NY 11741-0333 

Social Media:


Membership Information:

Membership year begins upon payment of dues. Annual dues: $25.00 (U.S.)


President: Patricia Ann Kellner

Vice President: Linda Russell Shepherd
Secretary: Maureen McCourt Nantista 
Treasurer: Pat Calandra
Past President: Michael Carragher 
Director: Carol Poulos
Director: Merrill Loechner
Director: Karen Worrell



Updated: 05/28/2019