The AISOCC welcomes Lesley Hammer as our new consulting member. Ms. Hammer is a Forensic Examiner currently in private practice, with experience in forensic casework, laboratory supervision and scientific instruction. She has performed analyses, reported and testified in latent print, footwear and tire track, and crime scene disciplines and holds professional certifications in Forensic Footwear Examination, Criminalistic and Crime Scene Analysis.
Ms. Hammer supervised a Forensic Physical Unit in an accredited laboratory, has published articles, performed research and has provided forensic evidence related instruction to law enforcement, crime laboratory personnel and others throughout the United States and in Canada. She holds a BA in Environmental Science, a MA in Teaching and a MS in Forensics from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland.
Ms. Hammer is a member and past Chair of the Scientific Working Group on Shoe and Tire Tread Evidence (SWGTREAD) and is the current President of the International Association for Identification.
Click here to see some of the courses Ms. Hammer teaches. It will also show you some of her published work.