Civil Engineer Expert 128451 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years experience in forensic DNA consulting. My expertise includes: serological identification of blood, semen, saliva, and urine; blood evidence; DNA extraction; DNA quantitation; DNA amplification with Polymerase Chain Reaction (P.C.R.); Short Tandem Repeat (S.T.R.) DNA typing; electrophoresis; interpretation of DNA data; statistical calculations on DNA data; and paternity analysis and interpretation. I have more than 10 years prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: Paternity; Forensic Serology; Forensic DNA analysis; DNA Expert Witness.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Trial preparation; Opposing expert cross-examination question prep; Observation of DNA testing, particular with consumptive testing; Review of trail transcripts; Calculation of statistics; Review of entire case file including laboratory bench notes; Reanalysis of raw DNA data using GeneMapper ID software.


MSForensic ScienceVirginia Commonwealth University
BSBiologyLock Haven University of Pennsylvania

Licenses Certifications

Awards & Affiliation

Davis Productivity Award
Outstanding Assistance commendation
Sarasota Police Department
Certificate of Appreciation
Drug Enforcement Agency

Primary Affiliation

American Academy of Forensic Sciences

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases