Kevin is a senior fire investigator with Rehmann Corporate Investigative Services (CIS) and serves as the manager of the CIS fire investigation division. Kevin serves clients throughout the states of Michigan, Indiana and Ohio. Kevin is based out of our Saginaw, MI office.
Kevin is a national board-certified fire investigator with extensive training and expertise in fire pattern and cause analysis. During 13 years as a professional fire fighter with the City of Saginaw, Kevin’s work in the suppression and investigation divisions resulted in the arrest and conviction of 30 individuals for arson. Prior to joining Rehmann in 2011, Kevin owned Preferred Investigations, LLC, a general investigative firm conducting fire, fraud and general investigations. Kevin is a court-recognized expert, providing depositions and testifying in district, circuit and federal courts. He has investigated more than 1500 fires in his career. He was an adjunct instructor for the Fire Science Program at Delta College in Michigan.
Kevin attended Delta College and received associate degrees in both fire science and criminal justice. He is a Certified Fire Investigator with the International Association of Arson Investigators and a Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator with the National Association of Fire Investigators. He has attended the Michigan State Police basic and advanced investigation schools and the Reid school of Interviewing and Interrogations. Kevin participates in continuing education courses in current fire investigation techniques and issues every year.