Expertise DescriptionI have more than 40 years experience in the field as a Forensic scientist with expertise in firearm / tool mark examinations, trace evidence analysis, blood evidence, bloodstain pattern analysis, controlled substance identification, crime scene reconstruction, shooting incident reconstruction, gunpowder & primer residue (GSR), footwear / tire tread impression evidence, and laboratory safety. I have prior expert witness experience.
Areas of Expertise
My professional experience includes Director of Forensic Training, Lecturer and Criminalistics Program Coordinator, as well as having been an Instructor of Chemistry, Assistant Laboratory Director, Adjunct Instructor of Chemistry, Adjunct Instructor of Criminal Justice, and Supervising Criminalist.
|B.S.||Chemistry||Sam Houston State University|
|M.A.||Chemistry||Sam Houston State University|
Awards & Affiliation
|Fellow of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences|
|Distinguished Member of the Association of Firearm and Tool Mark Examiners|
|Emeritus Member of the Southwestern Association of Forensic Scientists|
|Emeritus Member of the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors|
|Member of the International Association of Bloodstain Pattern Analysts|
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases