Curriculum Vitae

Arlo West, is an Internationally known Forensic Audio expert
ARLO E. WEST

[AES, ACFE, PPSC, NYIFA]
President and CEO
Creative Forensic Services, INC.
CERTIFIED
Forensic Audio Expert
Forensic Video Expert

MEMBERSHIP

Member of A.C.F.E.I. ~ American College of Forensic Examiners International

Member of A.E.S. ~ Audio Engineering Society, International

Staff Member of P.P.S.C. ~ Police Policy Studies Counsel

CERTIFICATION

2006 - N.Y.I.F.A. - (New York Institute of Forensic Audio) Certified in Enhancement, Authentication, Analysis of both Audio and Video.

1999 - M.T.I. ~ Media Tech Institute, Dallas Texas, Audio - Video - Media - Education Diploma.

Qualified as an expert in several states including FL, MA, ME, MT, NH, NJ, IA, IL, SD.

CASE EXAMPLE

STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA v. BRANDON MICHAEL TALIAFERRO & SHIRLEY ANN SCHWAB (No. CR 12-427)

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE v. DIANNA SAUNDERS (No. 2011-0230)

WILLIAM JORGENSEN v. STATE OF MONTANA (No. DV 07-185A)

UNITED STATES v. DANIEL POULIN (No. CR-08-50-B-W)

VALDA T JOHNSON v. DAVID HOLWAY (No. 03-2513 (ESH)

STATE OF MAINE v. DANIEL ROBERTS (No. And-07-455)

STATE OF IOWA v. ROSCHELL LLOYD (No. #21260)

STATE OF IDAHO v. SARAH JOHNSON (No. 33312)

UNITED STATES v. RICARDO CORDOBA-RAMIREZ (No. 03-10034)

STATE OF MAINE v. DANA RICHARDSON (No. CR-06-440)

STATE OF MAINE v. SARAH ALLEN (And-05-202)

STATE OF W. VIRGINIA v. ORLANDO DAILEY (No. 06-4052)

STATE OF CALIFORNIA v. SHERI NOLAN (No. CC 789691)

EMPLOYMENT

2000 - [Present] Creative Forensic Services; Owner and President, Certified Forensic Audio and Video Expert.

1999 - 2002 Elmwood Studios; Studio manager and Chief Engineer.

1987 - 1998 Dallas Sound Lab; Professional Audio Engineer, Foley Assistant, A.D.R. Assitant Engineer, Music Director, Consultant and Forensic Audio Expert.

FORENSIC CONSULTANT

CNN, LARRY KING SHOW [Consultant, guest]

FOX, CRIME WATCH DAILY [Consultant, guest]

ABC, NEWS [Consultant, guest]

GOOD MORNING AMERICA [Consultant, guest]

DR. PHIL SHOW [Consultant, guest]

CBS, NEWS, WGME NEWS 13 [Consultant, guest]

NBC, NEWS [Consultant, guest]

2012 - [Present] iZOTOPE SOFTWARE [Consultant, beta tester]

2011 - 2012 SONY CREATIVE SOFTWARE [Consultant, beta tester]

ANIMAL PLANET, FINDING BIGFOOT [Consultant, guest]

DISCOVERY CHANNEL, GHOST LAB [Consultant, guest]

INTERVIEW MAGAZINE

TMZ [Consultant]

SOUND ON SOUND MAGAZINE [Consultant]

GRAMMY MAGAZINE [Consultant]

LEWISTON SUN JOURNAL [Consultant]

HOLLYWOOD LIFE [Consultant]

ORLANDO SENTINEL [Consultant]

MIAMI HERALD [Consultant]

ENGINEERING AND PRODUCTION

Sound Technician and Audio Engineer, Dallas Sound Lab 1987 - 1998."

Beta test engineer for, Sony Software [Sony Sound Forge] 2010 - 2013

Beta test engineer for, iZotope Software [iZotope RX5 Advanced, Ozone 7 Advanced] 2012 - Present

Assistant Engineer, Digital Audio Editing for Grammy Award winning rock group "U2."

Assistant Engineer, Audio Dialogue Replacement for the Oscar Award winning motion picture "Titanic."

Audio Engineer, Live I.S.D.N. feed for NFL commentator "Pat Somerall" during halftime commentary.

Assistant Audio Engineer for the Tony Melendez CD "Hands in Heaven."

Assistant Engineer, Audio Dialogue Replacement, Universal Pictures, TBS, Warner Brothers, for the motion pictures "Leave It to Beaver","Rough Riders", "Tarzan and the Lost City".

Audio Engineer, Foley Assistant, PBS, "Wishbone" and "Barney" children's programs.

Software Development, Audio Engineer, Dave Faherty from CBS golf, for Microsoft Corporation.

Audio Engineer, Forensic Audio Analyst, Digital Audio Engineer.

Assistant Engineer, Mary Kay Corporation, Dallas Texas).

1986-2002 Composer, Midi Engineer, Producer, Dallas Sound Lab in Irving, Texas)

1974-2002 (Internationally known musician and band leader, Arlo West Band.

CFS Press releases, (US) Johnson murder trial story from L/A Sun Journal Sound on Sound magazine (UK) L/A Sun Journal (USA)

Proficient Computer Skills in (Macintosh and Windows, Multiple Audio Platforms, Web Authoring, Graphic Design and Layout, Flash, Networking, Computer Design and Maintenance)

Musical Instrument Digital Interface, MIDI Composer and engineer.

Accomplished Guitarist, Internationally respected Blues Musician and Songwriter.