Introducing Vera Shpolyansky, Advanced Member

The Council for the Advancement of Forensic Genealogy is pleased to announce their newest advanced member, Vera Shpolyansky. She is a full time, professional genealogist. Vera has been a researcher since 1996, and is a current member of the Association of Professional Genealogists. She lives and works in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in the English language and literature, and a Master of Arts Degree in the English language. She is fluent in Russian and understands many Slav languages. From time to time, Vera conducts lectures in local libraries for amateur genealogists.

Vera serves provincial government agencies, law offices and banks in probate matters specializing in locating missing beneficiaries and unknown heirs in Western and Eastern Europe. She is extremely passionate about her work and dreams of writing a novel based on the material that she works on a daily basis.
Vera operates VS Probate and Overseas Research. Her website can be found at

We look forward to getting to know Vera better.