Diane MacLean Boumenot specializes in southern New England family history research and publishes genealogical guidance on her website, One Rhode Island Family. In 2018 she co-authored, with Maureen Taylor, the National Genealogical Society's NGS Research in the States volume, Research in Rhode Island. She holds a B.A. in American History and English from Wesleyan University. Diane was also a graduate of ProGen 28, Coordinator of Progen 40, and Mentor in the GenProof program.