Lucy A. Davis is retired from the Kentucky State Police Forensic Laboratory where she was employed over the years as forensic biologist, DNA Section Supervisor, Technical Leader, and Quality Assurance Supervisor. She works as a forensic consultant specializing in forensic biology, DNA analysis and quality assurance. She holds certifications by the American Board of Criminalistics, the American Society of Clinical Pathology, and is a qualified lead assessor for FBI Quality Assurance Standards, ISO/IEC 17025, and ISO 15189. She conducts trainings, quality assurance gap analysis and has lead over 100 accreditation assessments including internationally. Her consulting career has allowed her to develop various programs including 16 week forensic DNA training academies and validation programs for implementation of new technologies.
Ms. Davis is a member of several forensic associations, including the Midwest Association of Forensic Sciences, American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors and the American Academy of Forensic Sciences. She has served on the College of American Pathologists Proficiency Test Review Committee, the Technical and Scientific Working Group on DNA Analysis Methods and the American Board of Criminalistics. Her service to the American Academy of Forensic Sciences includes Criminalistics Section Chair, Board of Directors, Forensic Science Foundation Trustee, numerous committees and she currently serves as the chair of the Academy Standards Board (ASB).