Kris earned a Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies/Criminology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and a Master of Arts in Criminal Justice also from the University of Massachusetts and has 20 years of experience in civil and criminal investigations, digital forensics, and high-tech computer and Internet investigations. Kris was a sworn law enforcement officer for 15 years with the Burlington Police Department in Burlington, Vermont where he served as officer, detective, computer forensics examiner/investigator and high-level supervisor, retiring at the rank of Lieutenant. During that time Kris also served overall Commander of the VT Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force for over 6 years, responsible for full operational oversight of the statewide task force including digital forensics and investigations. During his law enforcement tenure, he personally conducted or supervised over 1,000 specialized, civil, and felony-level criminal investigations, including many involving digital forensics or evidence. He has had hundreds of hours of specialized training in technical investigations and digital forensics and has provided sworn testimony and/or documentation in well over 100 criminal and civil matters combined in both State and Federal Courts in the form of affidavits, hearings, depositions, grand juries, trials and has also testified before the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary in Washington DC. Kris has been at LCG Discovery Experts since 2013 where he has conducted numerous technical civil investigations and has logged thousands of hours of investigative, consulting and digital forensic efforts.