Defense Forensic Science Center
Anthony Koertner is a Latent Print Examiner at the Defense Forensic Science Center (DFSC) located in Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Koertner is an Active Member of the International Association for Identification and is certified in both latent print examination and footwear examination.
Mr. Koertner graduated from the University of Central Florida in 2006 and began his career in latent print and footwear/tire tread examination at the DFSC in 2007. In 2016 he was selected to be a Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation Scholar where he completed his Master of Science in Forensic Science from the University of Florida. Mr. Koertner contributed to the validation of FRStat which was one of the first statistical models to provide statistical support for reported latent print examination conclusions in the United States.
Mr. Koertner has conducted several domestic and international lectures and workshops to various stakeholders in the forensic community. Currently he serves as a member of the Footwear and Tire Subcommittee within the Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC) for Forensic Science.