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Jon S. Byrd


Jon S. Byrd is currently employed as the Director of Laboratory Services for Ron Smith and Associates, Inc. (RS&A) where he oversees their two ISO/IEC 17025 accredited laboratories in Mississippi and Florida. He earned a BS degree in Criminal Justice and a MS degree in Forensic Science from the University of Southern Mississippi. He is board certified as a Latent Print Examiner and Footwear Examiner by the IAI and currently serves as the IAI Footwear Certification Board, Chair. He has received distinguished membership status within IAI and has published several forensic related articles.