Franchesca Werden is the Media Director for the DNA Doe Project and serves as the Vice President of the Board for the organization. She is a professional genealogist with specialties in Italian genealogical research and forensic genealogy. She is on the teaching team for both of the Boston University courses in Genealogy Studies. She has been involved with the DNA Doe Project since shortly after the organization’s inception in 2017. To date, the DNA Doe Project has solved over forty cases.