Neal Parsons is a Research Forensic Scientist at RTI with the Criminal Justice Testing and Evaluation Consortium (CJTEC), a National Institute of Justice program that monitors trends and developments related to technologies, products, and practices in areas of interest to criminal justice. CJTEC researchers use horizon scanning and market research techniques to identify, evaluate, and compare solutions for specific criminal justice needs. CJTEC’s reports bring forward insights and guidance ranging from products and technologies available today to emerging technologies that may enable solutions in the future.
Before joining RTI in 2020, Mr. Parsons worked as a Senior Technical Account Executive and subject matter expert at the ANDE Corporation. This firm focuses on microfluidic and molecular biology technologies. At the DNA laboratory company Bode Technology Group, he served as a project manager and research scientist.
Mr. Parsons is a certified Project Management Professional and received an Executive Certification in Business Administration at Notre Dame University.