Michelle Leonard is a Scottish Professional Genealogist. She holds an M.A. in English and Modern History from the University of St Andrews and a PgCert in Genealogical, Palaeographic and Heraldic Studies from the University of Strathclyde. She undertakes genealogical research work, DNA detective work, living relative tracing, historical research, documentary research, tutoring, article writing and speaking engagements. She spent several years working on the Fromelles Genealogy Project tracking down appropriate DNA donors to help identify WWI soldiers buried in a mass grave and served as the Genealogical Consultant on the official Fromelles documentary. She is a regular speaker at major genealogy events.