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.
Brenda Christy, Subcommittee Chair, Virginia Department of Forensic Science
Thomas (Rusty) White, Subcommittee Co-Vice Chair, Texas DPS Crime Laboratory
Kim Kunkler, Subcommittee Co-Vice Chair, Marshall University
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)
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 (Terminology Task Group representative)
John Chester, Indiana State Police
Jason Chin, University of Sydney, AU Affiliate (Human Factors Task Group affiliate)
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
Michelle Evans, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
David Freehling, North Carolina State Crime Laboratory
Trevor Gillis, Santa Clara County District Attorney's Crime Laboratory
Tarah Helsel, RJ Lee Group, Inc.
Christina Henry, Santa Clara County Crime Laboratory
Laura Hernandez, Verity Labs, Inc.
Steven Hoenig, American Public University
Monica Joshi, West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Mary Keehan, Virginia Department of Forensic Science
Christine Marsh, Federal Bureau of Investigation
Kristina May, Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences
Michael McCarriagher, Georgia Bureau of Investigation
Amy Motosue, Honolulu Police Department
Danica Ommen, Iowa State University (Statistics Task Group Chair)
Kyle Osborne, U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Laboratory (USACIL)
Raleigh Parrott, Federal Bureau of Investigation
Koren Powers, West Virginia State Police Forensic Laboratory (Quality Task Group representative)
Jill Prados, Louisiana State Police Crime Laboratory (Trace Materials affiliate)
Amy Reynolds, Boston Police Department Crime Laboratory (Trace Materials affiliate)
Larry Tang, University of Central Florida, Affiliate (Statistics Task Group affiliate)
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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