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International Association of 
Forensic Criminologists

1. Founding Members

2. Officers

3. Board of Directors


Founding Members

- Det. John J. Baeza, NYPD (ret)
- W. Jerry Chisum, CA DOJ (ret)
- T. Mike Chamberlin, FBI (ret)
- Michael McGrath, MD
- Brent E. Turvey


Stan Crowder. PhD
Brent E. Turvey, PhD
Secretary - Treasurer
Shawn Mikulay
Vice President
Ron Miller
Ethics Committee Chair

Board of Directors

Dr. Stan Crowder, PresidentStan Crowder, PhD, D-ABP
Criminology Section
President (2010 - current )

IAFC Board Member
ABP Board of Examiners

Stan Crowder is a retired U.S. Army Military Police Colonel.  During his 35 years of military service, Stan held in numerous positions including:  MP Commander, Chief of Investigations for the Inspector General of Georgia, Counterdrug Coordinator, Battalion Commander, and Chief of Personnel.  He also served seven years as a civilian police officer.  He currently teaches in the Criminal Justice Program at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Georgia, where he has been since 1999. In 2007 he was the recipient of the Betty Siegel teaching award.  Stan holds a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice, as well as an MBA.

He is also a co-author of Ethical Justice (2013 - Elsevier Science).

He can be reached via email at: scrowder@kennesaw.edu.

Paul Ciolino, D-ABP
Criminology Section
IAFC Board Member

Paul Ciolino is an internationally recognized criminal investigator, with Board Certification from ABP.

His website is here: http://www.pjcinvestigations.com/paul-j-ciolino.htm.

Jodi Freeman, MCrim, D-ABP
Criminology Section
IAFC Board Member

Jodi Freeman holds and honors bachelor degree in health sciences from the University of Western Ontario, with a double major in health sciences and criminology. She graduated from Bond University with a Masters Degree in Criminology. She Interned with Forensic Solutions, LLC from 2010-2015. In 2015, she was hired as an Associate with Forensic Solutions, and continues to assist with research, casework, and training development.

She can be reached via email at: jodi.freeman@rogers.com

Michael McGrath, MD - Ohio, 2010Michael McGrath, MD, D-ABP
Behavioral Section
Past President (1999-2009)
IAFC Board Member

Founding Member

Michael McGrath is a Board Certified Forensic Psychiatrist, licensed in the State of New York. He is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY. He is also a past President of the ABP.

Dr. McGrath divides his time among administrative, clinical, research and teaching activities. His published areas of expertise include forensic psychiatry, criminal profiling, and false allegations. He has lectured on three continents and is a founding member of the Academy of Behavioral Profiling. He can be contacted at: mmcgrath@profiling.org.

Shawn Mikulay, PhD, D-ABP
IAFC Board Member

Shawn Mikulay is a Professor of Psychology at Elgin Community College in Elgin, Illinois where he teaches coursework in general, forensic, developmental, and experimental psychology, human sexuality, and criminal profiling. Dr. Mikulay has been with Elgin Community College since 1995.

Dr. Mikulay received his Doctorate of Philosophy in Psychology from Northern Illinois University (1998). He received his Master of Arts in Psychology (1995) and Master of Science in Industrial Management (1996). During graduate school, he taught as an adjunct instructor at Concordia University, Kishwaukee College, Waubonsee Community College, and Elgin Community College. 

He is currently the vice-president of the International Association of Forensic Criminologists.

Dr. Mikulay's areas of research and expertise include workplace deviance, forensic victimology, behavioral analysis, offender modus operandi, and offender signature behavior. His research has been published in Genetic, Social, & General Psychology Monographs, Educational & Psychological Measurement, and the  Journal of Organizational Behavior. 

He can be contacted at: smikulay@elgin.edu.

Ron Miller, Ethics ChairRonald Miller, MS
Ethics Committee Chair
IAFC Board Member

Ron Miller holds a Bachelors of Forensic Science from the University of California at Berkeley where he studied under Dr. Paul L. Kirk and Dr. John I. Thornton. He also holds a Masters in Public Service, a Masters in Clinical Mental Health, and is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist. He loved "working the street" as a Police Officer and as a Crime Scene Investigator, Detective and EOD team member in the 70's and 80's in the San Francisco Bay Area

He left law enforcement due to a vision disorder and it was then that he sought his graduate education. He found himself continuing to work in the judicial arena doing mental health evaluations and treatment for the courts, critical incident debriefings for public safety and industry. Eventually he shifted his focus to felony investigations, specializing in homicides, death penalty mitigation investigations and post conviction appellate work in state and federal courts as a licensed private investigator in the Pacific Northwest. 

He can be contacted at: rjmiller@behavioralforensics.com

Brent E. Turvey, PhD, DABP
Forensic Section
Secretary - Treasurer
IAFC Board Member
ABP Board of Examiners

Founding Member

Brent Turvey & Shawn Mikulay - Ohio, 2010Brent E. Turvey is an internationally recognized author, forensic scientist and criminal profiler; his textbooks have been translated into multiple languages and are used by law enforcement and educational institutions around the world.

He is currently a full partner, Forensic Scientist, Criminal Profiler, and Instructor with Forensic Solutions, LLC

His resume can be found here: Brent E. Turvey, PhD

He can be contacted via email at: bturvey@profiling.org

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