Jennifer Holik is a Chicago-based genealogical and military researcher, speaker, and author. Her passion is researching and writing the stories of men and women who served in World War II and Italians in Chicago. Jennifer is the author of several books including Stories of the Lost, To Soar With The Tigers, and the youth and adult series of genealogy teaching books Branching Out.
Jennifer is on staff at the World War II History Network. She volunteers as the Genealogy Department Manager at Casa Italia in Stone Park where she hosts monthly writing and genealogy programs. Part of her time at Casa Italia is spent working in the Italian American Veterans Museum with the archives and programs.