Michelle Bonnette, Forensic DNA Analyst, Joins STACS DNA to Help Labs Maximize Their Effectiveness

Former customer brings 16 years of forensic laboratory experience

OTTAWA, ON—April 12, 2021—STACS DNA, the sample tracking solutions company, announced today that Michelle Bonnette, M.S.F.S., has joined STACS DNA as a Field Application Specialist to provide scientific and product expertise to forensic labs implementing STACS® solutions. Michelle previously worked as CODIS Laboratory Supervisor at the Texas Department of Public Safety Crime Lab and most recently as a Forensic DNA Analyst at Signature Science.

“We are delighted to have Michelle join the STACS DNA team,” said Jocelyn Tremblay, President and COO of STACS DNA. “Her experience using both STACS Database at the Texas Department of Public Safety Crime Lab and STACS Casework at Signature Science has given her valuable insights that will greatly benefit our customers.”

Michelle Bonnette graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology from The University of Texas at Austin and a Master of Science – Forensic Science from Virginia Commonwealth University. She has extensive experience performing specialized forensic biology and DNA sample analysis, overseeing laboratory quality assurance, as well as leading validation studies on new instrumentation and DNA technologies. In her role at Signature Science, Michelle served as the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) Specialist where she led the search for a new software solution and the resulting implementation of STACS Casework.

“Working with STACS DNA as a customer, I was impressed by the company’s approach to working with a lab to maximize its effectiveness,” said Michelle. “STACS DNA was far and above other vendors in terms of its DNA solutions and customer service. I am excited to be a part of the team and to use my experience to help labs realize how much they can improve productivity and compliance with the right solution in place.”


STACS DNA offers sample tracking software for forensics and healthcare. STACS is comprehensive DNA sample tracking and lab management software, maximizing processing throughput and minimizing risk. Track-Kit™ tracks every sample jurisdiction-wide to prevent delayed or lost kits and keep thousands of stakeholders informed. Our customers are federal, state, regional and local agencies, including many of the largest forensic DNA labs in North America. Visit www.stacsdna.com.

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Heather MacIntosh
Vice President, Marketing
613-274-7822 ext. 2005