Michael Holden

Consultant / Retired

Michael Holden has been a member of Behavioral Measures & Forensic Services Southwest, Inc., since 1997, when he became a licensed polygraph examiner in the State of Texas. Since that time he has conducted and managed polygraph programs for local and county government agencies including law enforcement and fire; conducted examinations for criminal and prosecuting attorneys, and business entities. In addition, he has managed our post-conviction polygraph programs for community supervision and corrections departments including the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, Parole Division.

Mr. Holden received his Bachelor of Science in 1986 from Texas A&M University, College Station. He attended the International Academy of Polygraph (accredited by the American Polygraph Association) in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, in 1997.

His work has encompassed criminal investigations, legal examinations, post-conviction polygraph testing, pre-employment screenings and polygraph testing, EPPA, and fidelity testing. He is a Full Member of the American Polygraph Association and a member of the Texas Polygraph Examiners Association.

He has additional specialized training in the area of engineering technology, risk engineering, property loss inspections, personnel management, and general insurance assessments.