Lynn Garcia joined the TX Forensic Science Commission as General Counsel on December 14, 2010. Ms. Garcia assists the Commission with investigations, provides legal advice, tracks developments in legislation relevant to the FSC’s mission, ensures compliance with the Open Meetings Act and Public Information Act, and represents the Commission at various conferences and stakeholder meetings. Ms. Garcia has over 13 years of experience conducting investigations in response to criminal and civil actions, developing legal compliance and training programs, and advising clients in litigation. Ms. Garcia graduated from UMass Amherst with honors. She obtained her Juris Doctor from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, DC in 2000.