Lt. Michael G. Smith
Florida Department of Financial Services
Lt. Smith currently is the supervisor of the Office of Fiscal Integrity, Division of Investigative and Forensic Services, Department of Financial Services, Tallahassee, Florida.
Previously Lt. Smith supervised the Tallahassee Field Office overseeing General Insurance Fraud investigations. Before that he served as Lead Detective and was on the major case squad for the former Division of Insurance Fraud.
Lt. Smith previously worked a career as a Senior FDLE Special Agent wherein he performed assorted duties overseeing complex investigations in Florida’s Panhandle for over 20 years including: financial and public integrity crimes, narcotics violations, storm duty response and criminal intelligence coordination. Prior to these assignments he served in FDLE’s Jacksonville Field Office, Governor’s Protection detail and Division Inspector.
Michael grew up in Florida’s Panhandle where he attended Chipola Junior College and later got his Criminology degree from Florida State University, prior to starting his career at FDLE.