Sarah Conron is a Managing Scientist at Exponent and serves on the board of the Document Security Alliance. Sarah has expertise in secure identity document fabrication, assessment, and evaluation with a focus on document security features. She has experience working in many areas related to secure identity documents, from raw material testing to security printing to document manufacturing, focused on maximizing security feature quality and reducing the risk of document counterfeiting. Sarah has extensive experience using spectroscopic characterization methods, such as Fourier Transform Infrared (FTIR) Spectroscopy, to determine material composition, identify surface contamination, and evaluate material compatibility. Sarah received her Ph.D. in chemistry from Northwestern University.