BA MA MCIfA
Stephen is a Lead Consultant in Forensic Archaeology for Alecto Forensics and has been a forensic archaeologist since 1996. He has been integral in the development of forensic archaeology in this country working closely with Professor John Hunter, the founder of forensic archaeology in the UK, and is also formerly a consultant with the Forensic Search Advisory Group.
Prior to his current role at Alecto Forensics, Stephen worked fulltime as the Lead Forensic Archaeologist and Reporting Scientist for both Cellmark Forensics and LGC Forensics. He has prepared numerous expert witness statements and acted as an expert witness in the UK criminal justice system on several occasions.
Stephen has carried out over 120 forensic case investigations and also has extensive experience in general archaeological fieldwork, excavation, and project management. He has also delivered numerous professional training courses to police forces across the UK primarily focused on the search and recovery of buried human remains, and the identification and recovery of forensic ecology evidence types.