Training & Experience:
2000 – Present
Forensic Document Examiner in Private Practice. Accepting civil and criminal cases.
1988 – 2000
Forensic Document Examiner for the Eugene, Oregon Police Department.
Trained with the U.S. Postal Inspection Crime Laboratory.
Attended the Questioned Document Course conducted by the US Secret Service.
1988 – 1990
Apprenticeship with the Senior Document Examiner at the Eugene, Oregon Police Department.
1976 – 1988
Various positions at the Eugene, Oregon Police Department.
Expert witness testimony has been given in over 130 cases in the following jurisdictions:
Training conferences and workshops are attended annually to maintain competency as a document examiner (including skill as a handwriting and signature expert), as well as to maintain Certification status with the American Board of Forensic Document Examiners.