Alan Keel has a BS in Zoology from Texas A&M Univeristy. He is currently the DNA Technical Lead Analyst and Forensic Biology Unit supervisor at Forensic Analystical Sciences, Inc., a full-service private crime lab in Hayward, CA. Mr. Keel has examined biological evidence for genetic discrimnation as a criminalist for over 30 years, including over 12 years with the Oakland and San Francisco, CA Police Department Crime Labs, and subsequently another 16 years in private practice. Mr. Keel has been utilizing PCR in criminal cases since 1990. Since 1999, he has personally conducted the forensic examination and DNA analsysis in over 100 post-conviction cases.