Latent Fingerprint Expert 504892 AZ

Expertise Description

With over 10 years experience in forensic identification, I have an expertise in latent fingerprints: the components of fingerprint residue, variability of fingerprint components, and changes in fingerprint components over time after deposition on a surface. I have spent more than 5 years offering consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a forensic identification expert witness.

Areas of Expertise


Degree Subject Institution
B.S. Biochemistry & Molecular and Cellular Biology University of Arizona

Licenses Certifications

Certified Latent Print Examiner

Awards & Affiliation

Arizona Identification Council (AIC)
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) – Organization for Scientific Area Committees (OSAC)
American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) – Academy Standards Board (ASB)
Arizona Friction Ridge Analysis Statewide Team (AZFAST)
Arizona Automated Fingerprint Identification System Operational Procedures Committee (AZAFIS OPC)

Primary Affiliation

Arizona Identification Council (AIC)