Forensic Sciences Foundation News


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A great thank you goes to Academy members who have continued to support the Forensic Sciences Foundation (FSF) with contributions to the Endowment Fund. Through your continued support, the Foundation has awarded more than $300,183.37 in grants over the past 26 years.

The FSF Board of Trustees would like to thank Sue Ballou, Robert Barsley, Todd Fenton, Zeno Geradts, and Victor Weedn, who completed their terms on the Foundation’s Board during the annual meeting in Las Vegas. NV.

Chair Betty Layne DesPortes gives the Forensic Sciences Foundation Annual Report during the Annual Business Meeting.

Chair Betty Layne DesPortes gives the Forensic Sciences Foundation Annual Report during the Annual Business Meeting.

The 2016-17 officers of the Foundation are: Andrew Baker, Chair; Joanna Collins, Vice-Chair; Anjali Ranadive, Secretary; and Laura Liptai, Treasurer. New trustees on the Foundation Board are: David Baker (Digital & Multimedia Sciences), Gary Berman (Odontology), Lucy Davis (Criminalistics), Laura Fulginiti (Anthropology), Tanisha Henson (General), and Carl McClary (Questioned Documents).