Weed Reconstruction and Expert Consulting, LLC

About Us

Weed Reconstruction and Expert Consulting was founded in 2012 by Shelly Weed. Shelly left law enforcement after nearly 14 years to pursue consulting. She has over 18 years of crash investigation experience and has investigated more than 2,500 vehicle collisions with more than 125 involving serious injury or fatality. She was a Primary Hit and Run investigator for seven years with more than 400 cases annually. Shelly has successfully completed more than 1200+ hours of advanced crash reconstruction training and is fully accredited as a Traffic Accident Reconstructionist by the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR) – #2528. She is one of 31 people in the state of Georgia who hold this prestigious certification.


Member of the Society of Accident Reconstructionists (SOAR)

Member of the National Association of Professional Accident Reconstruction Specialists (NAPARS)

Awarded Officer of the Year in 2012 by the Sandy Springs Police Department

Bachelor of Criminal Justice, LaGrange College 2001, Magna cum Laude

 

Amber Bishop joined WREC full time in 2018. Amber is a former litigator, having litigated complex commercial disputes at a highly respected boutique law firm in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2005 Amber received a degree in Physics, after being inducted into the Physics Honor Society. While working full time at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, she earned her Masters of Public Health from Emory University. Amber was a key member of the Surveillance and Outbreak Response Team during the 2009 H1N1 pandemic, traveling around the nation to assist state health departments. Amber left the CDC in 2012 and went on to graduate Magna Cum Laude from Georgia State University College of Law. Joining WREC has allowed Amber to combine her love of research, science, and the law. She has completed more than 500 hours of crash reconstruction training, has investigated more than 100 collisions involving serious injuries or fatalities, and is fully accredited as a Traffic Accident Reconstructionist by the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR) – #3780. She is one of 31 people in the state of Georgia who hold this prestigious certification.


Member of the Society of Accident Reconstructionists (SOAR)

Member of the National Association of Professional Accident Reconstruction Specialists (NAPARS)

Juris Doctor, Georgia State University College of Law

Masters of Public Health, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health

Bachelor of Science, Physics, Georgia State University

 

Stacy McMichael began his career in Public Safety at the age of 18 as a volunteer firefighter in Peachtree City, Georgia. Upon graduating high school in 2006, he became a firefighter with Coweta County Fire Department. Stacy obtained various certifications including Firefighter II, HazMat Operations, EMS First Responder, firefighting operations, and even vehicle extrication. He later earned his Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) license. Throughout his 13 years as a firefighter, Stacy responded to hundreds of crashes, including those involving commercial vehicles, passenger vehicles, pedestrians, and motorcycles. In 2015, Stacy joined WREC part-time as an associate accident reconstructionist. Stacy has since completed extensive training including At-Scene Traffic Crash/Traffic Homicide Investigation, Commercial Motor Vehicle Accident Investigation, and Advanced Traffic Crash Investigation. He has also completed the Bosch Technician and Heavy Vehicle EDR courses. Stacy left the fire department and joined WREC full time in 2019. When he is not investigating crashes, Stacy is spending time with his wife and three daughters, building something in his man cave, or playing golf.


Member of the National Association of Professional Accident Reconstruction Specialists (NAPARS)