Meet Our Team

Steve Belyus - Partner, Accident Reconstructionist

Steve is a retired 27-year member of the Ohio State Highway Patrol. He served the Jackson District as the commercial enforcement coordinator from 1998-2005. Steve is an experienced Expert Witness and specializes in large commercial vehicles.  He has received extensive training in the areas of technical crash investigation, vehicle dynamics, crash reconstruction, forensic mapping, crash data retrieval, as well as inspections and investigations specific to commercial vehicles. Steve is also a member of the National Association of Professional Accident Reconstruction Specialists (NAPARS), the National Association of Traffic Accident Reconstructionists & Investigators (NATARI), the Accident Reconstruction Network (ARC), Ohio Trucking Association (OTA), as well as the Professional Society of Forensic Mapping (PSFM).  Please see Steve's CV.

Lisa Taylor - Partner, Marketing & Public Relations

Lisa is also a retired 25-year member of the Ohio State Highway Patrol. As a major, she commanded the Office of Finance and Logistics. She earned an associates degree in individualized studies with a focus on law enforcement administration from Ohio University, a bachelors degree in religion with a focus on management and ethics from Circleville Bible College, and she earned her MBA with a focus on leadership from Franklin University. Lisa also serves as the Director of the Law Enforcement Technology program at the Ohio University Lancaster and Pickerington campuses.  Please see Lisa's Resume.

Trish McGarvey - Partner, Digital Forensics Specialist

Trish brings extensive experience to STARS Consulting. Not only did she serve as a network administrator for a local school district, she has worked for the State of Ohio on the SIRT (Security Incident Response Team), where she served as the Computer Forensic Analayst & Incident Handler. She obtained her certification in Computer Forensics and Digital Investigations through Champlain University. She also has an accounting degree and has experience in operating several small businesses over the last twenty years. Trish specializes in Digital Forensic Investigations and Cyber Incident Response:

She is a member of InfraGard, Digital Forensic Association (DFA). and the Ohio Trucking Association (OTA). Please see Trish's CV.