MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WTVA) – Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall has announced the appointment of Angelo Della Manna to become director of the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences (ADFS).
This appointment will be effective Jan. 1, 2018.
He most recently served as the department’s deputy director.
The appointment is subject to final approval by the State Personnel Board and Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey.
“My staff of forensic science professionals and I will remain focused on the critical role we have in the justice system as the only internationally accredited provider of forensic science services in Alabama, as we collectively strive to help make Alabama safer, each and every day,” Manna said.
He is replacing Director Michael Sparks, who is retiring effective December 31.