Director: John Daab, American College of Forensic Examiners Institute Fellow

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John Daab, Ph.D., FABFE,MA, MBA,MPS, MA, CFE, CFC, , CCI, CHS-1, IAC, CI -Former Fine Art Registry® Columnist/ Art Fraud/Forensic Investigator. Email-dprima435@aol.com. Born in Brooklyn, John began work as carpenter apprentice, and went on to become a carpenter, superintendent, NYC high rise builder and construction manager exec., a professor of construction at NYU, owner of two schools, sculptor, writer, business consultant, and educational course and program developer. Currently John is a museum co-director with Irene Daab and former Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)specializing in art and forgery research with Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, a Certified Forensics Consultant (CFC)Certified Criminal Investigator(CCI) with the American College of Forensic Examiners International. John holds Fellow status (FABFE) with the American Board of Forensic Examiners and is a former Certified Homeland Security 1, (CHS1) and a Certified Intelligence Analyst (IAC) member of the American Board of Certification in Homeland Security. Additionally John is a Certified Instructor (CI) with the ACFEI and board member of the CCI division currently revamping the CCI exam. Education: BA,/MA Philosophy, MBA Business, MPS/Industrial Counseling, MA Labor Studies, and a Ph.D. in Business Administration with a focus on art authentication. John has won awards for teaching management and service to NYU, has published over 100 articles and recently authored, "The Art Fraud Protection Handbook." John was awarded the New York University Fine Art Appraisal credential in 2011. He is a former docent at Princeton, University Art Museum and has completed a second book, "Forensic Applications in Detecting Fine, Decorative, and Collectible Art Fakes." John has lectured at UPENN law school, Princeton University Art Museum,Grounds for Sculpture, Windrows University,Princeton Senior Resource Center, and Brookdale College. John has been featured in Higher Education, US1.News, and the Forensic Examiner (ACFEI) Certified Instructor.

Director of Visitor Admissions: Irene Daab B.A., NJ Master Gardener,and has completed graduate courses for a Masters in Education. Irene Daab has owned, operated and served as Executive Director of Edinburg and West Windsor Day Schools for 28 years.