The Ignitable Liquids, Explosives, & Gunshot Residue Subcommittee focuses on standards and guidelines related to the scientific examination and analysis of materials associated with fire and explosion investigations and the analysis of evidence that results from the deposition of or physical transfer of small or minute quantities of gunshot residue.
Officers | Members | Standards | Other Work Products
Brenda Christy, Subcommittee Chair, Virginia Department of Forensic Science
Thomas (Rusty) White, Subcommittee Vice Chair, Texas DPS Crime Laboratory
Emily Weber, Subcommittee Executive Secretary, Hamilton County Coroner's Office
Michael Baker, Missouri State Highway Patrol
Marissa Bluestine, Quattrone Center for the Fair Administration of Justice at the University of Pennsylvania Law School (Legal Task Group representative)
Jesse Brown, U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Laboratory (USACIL)
Jessica Brown, Massachusetts State Police Crime Laboratory
Douglas Byron, Forensic & Scientific Testing, Inc.
Ryan Campbell, St. Louis County Police Crime Laboratory
Erika Chen, New York Police Department Laboratory
John Chester, Indiana State Police
Michelle Clarke, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives
Andrew Cohen, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (Human Factors Task Group representative)
Lauryn DeGreeff, Florida International University
Andreana Dimakakos, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
David Edwards, JEOL USA, Inc.
Michelle Evans, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
David Freehling, North Carolina State Crime Laboratory
Tarah Helsel, RJ Lee Group, Inc.
Laura Hernandez, Verity Labs, Inc.
Steven Hoenig, American Public University
Monica Joshi, West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Mary Keehan, Virginia Department of Forensic Science
Kim Kunkler, Marshall University
Christine Marsh, Federal Bureau of Investigation
Kristina May, Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences
Michael McCarriagher, Georgia Bureau of Investigation
Richard McLaughlin, Oxford Instruments
Danica Ommen, Iowa State University (Statistics Task Group representative)
Kyle Osborne, U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Laboratory (USACIL)
Raleigh Parrott, Federal Bureau of Investigation
Jill Prados, Louisiana State Police Crime Laboratory
Amy Reynolds, Boston Police Department Crime Laboratory
Rodney Simmons, Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation (Quality Task Group representative)
Lisa Windsor, Tucson Police Department Crime Laboratory
Kelly Wouters, Armstrong Forensic Laboratory, Inc.
These documents may contain information to help forensic scientists, judges, lawyers, researchers, and other readers better understand the nature, scope, and foundations of the individual disciplines as currently practiced. The identification of these documents does not represent an endorsement by OSAC or NIST. Only standards that are posted on the OSAC Registry and Technical Guidance documents, are endorsed by OSAC. The referenced documents may be subject to copyright. Note: Subcommittee position statements or responses to data collections by the subcommittee do not necessarily represent the position of OSAC or NIST.
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