Laura Lee Watson Italian Heritage Specialist and Founder of Digging up Roots in the Boot
Laura Lee Watson is the founder of Digging up Roots in the Boot and an Italian Heritage Specialist. She is a proud third generation Italian American who ventured abroad to Italy in 2005 with the intention of digging a little deeper into her Italian roots. She visited her ancestral villages in Sicily, has met and developed ongoing relationships with distant cousins and had her Italian dual citizenship recognized. It was after this amazing experience that she dedicated herself to promoting the richness of Italian cultural heritage.