Texas Forensic Science Commission

Emily Esquivel 
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Emily Esquivel is the Laboratory Director of the Jefferson County Regional Crime Laboratoryin Beaumont, Texas. Ms. Esquivel received her B.S. degree in Chemistry from Lamar University in 2001. During her 15-year career in forensics, she has served as Technical Leader in the discipline of Seized Drugs, Technical Supervisor in breath testing, and as a forensic scientist in the disciplines of Toxicology/Blood Alcohol and Crime Scene Investigation/Evidence Collection. She is a member of the Texas Association of Crime Laboratory Directors, Association of Forensic Quality Assurance Managers, Southwestern Association of Forensic Scientists, Clandestine Laboratory Investigating Chemists Association, International Association for Chemical Testing, and Alcohol Testing Alliance. Ms. Esquivel has been an active member of multiple professional committees and boards, and currently serves as a technical assessor for ANSI National Accreditation Board(ANAB).