Experience

A Certified Voice Identification Examiner, Ms. Owen has served as a forensic recorded evidence media analyst for more than 20 years. A specialist in audio and video analysis, she founded Owen Forensic Services, LLC, where she has analyzed hundreds of audio, video and voice recordings, including overseeing forensic transcription and meta-data recovery of digital files. Additionally, Ms. Owen is skilled in advanced facial reconstruction and still image enhancement. In addition to serving as consultants to TV’s CSI franchise, her company’s high-profile cases include Trayvon Martin, Osama Bin Laden, Mariah Carey and Bruce Springsteen. Dedicated to ongoing education, Ms. Owen continues with specialized training in the most current techniques and technologies, annually attending The New York Institute for Forensic Audio, Video and Voice Identification seminars, in addition to regular coursework and conferences.

Credentials

  • Certified Voice Identification Examiner, New York Institute of Forensic Audio
  • Certified Voice Identification Examiner, New York Institute of Forensic Audio
  • MA, Criminal Justice, Monmouth University, 2001
  • BA, Political Science, Rider University, 1995
  • New York Institute of Forensic Audio
    • Voice Identification Course, 2005
    • Yearly class focusing on Audio, Video and Voice Identification, 1995 -‐ 2017
  • Hundreds of hours of continuing education courses related to new techniques and technologies, 1995 -­ Present

Affiliations/Awards

  • American College of Forensic Examiners, Life Member
  • American College of Forensic Examiners, Life Member
  • American Board of Recorded Evidence, Diplomate, Life Membero Voice Identification, Board Chair, 2014 -­ Present
    • Board Member 1996-­2016
  • Audio Engineering Society, Member
  • International Speech Communications Association, Member

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