Scientific Advisory Committee

Committee Members

  • Maureen C. Bottrell – Term: ending 6/30/2018
    Trace Evidence Scientist
  • George C. Maha, Ph.D. – Term: ending 6/30/2019
    Population Geneticist
  • Randall E. Beaty – Term: ending 6/30/2018
    Member of the International Association of Chemical Testing  
  • Les Edinboro, Ph.D. (Chair) — Term: ending 6/30/2019
    Director of a private or federal forensic laboratory located in the Commonwealth
  • Jo Ann Given — Term: ending 6/30/2017
    Member of the American Society Crime Laboratory Directors
  • Richard P. Meyers – Term: ending 6/30/2018
    Forensic Chemist
  • Linda C. Jackson – Term: period in office or employment
    Director of the Department of Forensic Science
  • Barry S. Levine, Ph.D. – Term: ending 6/30/2018
    Toxicologist certified by the American Board of Forensic Toxicologists
  • Travis Spinder – Term: ending 6/30/2017
    Member of the Board of the Association of Firearms and Toolmark Examiners
  • Carl Sobieralski (Vice-Chair) – Term: ending 6/30/2019
    Forensic Biologist
  • Kenneth Zercie – Term: ending 6/30/2019
    Member of the Board of the International Association for Identification
  • Jami St. Clair  – Term: ending 6/30/2019
    Scientist or other person with education, training or experience in laboratory standards or quality assurance regulation and monitoring
  • Robin W. Cotton, Ph.D. – Term: ending 6/30/2017
    Molecular Biologist