How To Announce A Birth, Royal Or Otherwise

Category: Royal

  • Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth’s eighth great grandchild, seventh in line to the throne, was just born.
  • The Royal Family understandably guards their privacy, but within minutes of the royal birth, ‘Baby Sussex’ made headlines.
  • The odds makers are betting on everything from the baby’s actual birth date, sex and ... Read More »

Meeting the Queen

Category: Royal


During my term as director of protocol for the city and county of San Francisco, HRH Prince Andrew paid a visit to the city. As dictated by British protocol, I was not allowed to speak to the prince until first spoken to. This was difficult, seeing that ... Read More »