Forensic Science Board

Board Members

  • Colonel W. Steven Flaherty – Term: period in office or employment
    Superintendent of the Virginia State Police
  • Francine C. Ecker (Chair) – Term: period in office or employment
    Director of the Department of Criminal Justice Services
  • William T. Gormley, M.D. – Term: period in office or employment
    Chief Medical Examiner
  • Caroline D. Juran – Term: period in office or employment
    Executive Director of the Virginia Board of Pharmacy
  • James F. Entas, Esq. – Term: period in office or employment
    Designee of Attorney General Mark Herring
  • Karl R. Hade – Term: period in office or employment
    Executive Secretary of the Supreme Court of Virginia
  • Kristen J. Howard – Term: period in office or employment
    Designee of the Chair of the Virginia State Crime Commission
  • Denise M. Toney, Ph.D. – Term: period in office or employment
    Director of the Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services
  • The Honorable Vince Donoghue  – Term: period in office or employment
    Designee of the Chair of the Senate Committee for Courts of Justice
  • The Honorable Rick Morris – Term: period in office or employment
    Designee of the Chair of the House Committee for Courts of Justice
  • Les Edinboro, Ph.D. – Term: Chair of the Scientific Advisory Committee
    Member of the Scientific Advisory Committee
  • Richard P. Meyers – Term: designated by Chair of the Scientific Advisory Committee
    Member of the Scientific Advisory Committee
  • Colonel Maggie A. DeBoard – Term: ending 6/30/2021
    Member of Law Enforcement
  • Colette W. McEachin, Esq. (Vice-Chair) – Term: ending 6/30/2021
    Member of the Virginia Association of Commonwealth’s Attorneys
  • David R. Lett, Esq. – Term: ending 6/30/2021
    Criminal defense attorney having special knowledge in the area of forensic science