Amy Coffin of WeTree http://wetree.blogspot.com/ wrote about Sheri Finley's (The Educated Genealogist http://sherifenley.blogspot.com/) "We Were All First Timers Once." If you haven't read these blogs, please do. THEN, let's all make sure we introduce ourselves to those first timers. Well, why not just introduce ourselves to those sitting around us at sessions.
Oh, by the way, I'm from Arizona. In Springfield I plan on wearing a long skirt and some Indian jewelry (pendants and earrings), and I'd love to meet you.